Health Tip: Wear a Helmet

If you're at risk of head injury

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 (HealthDay News) -- Wearing a helmet during certain sports or recreational activities can protect you against a serious head injury, including brain damage.

The U.S. National Safety Council recommends wearing a helmet if you participate in:

  • Riding horses or all-terrain vehicles (ATVs)
  • Baseball, softball or football
  • Biking
  • In-line skating or skateboarding
  • Snowboarding
  • Rock climbing

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