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New advice for kids' concussions

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ONTARIO, Canada -

A Canadian study points to a new approach for treating concussions in children.

Researchers found kids who engage in light aerobic exercise in the first week following a concussion are less likely to suffer from symptoms later.

About 2,500 patients took part in the study which challenged rest guidelines that have long been the standard concussion treatment.

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