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How come girls get more brain damage than boys from soccer? Saw that on tv.

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In brief: Damage...

...Is inflicted when the head undergoes rapid acceleration or deceleration during a header. Weaker neck muscles would increase head movement relative to the torso in girls, leading to more header damage.

In brief: Damage...

...Is inflicted when the head undergoes rapid acceleration or deceleration during a header. Weaker neck muscles would increase head movement relative to the torso in girls, leading to more header damage.
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