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Can helmets actually cause head injuries?

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Dr. James Chen
Sports Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

There is no evidence to show that helmets cause head injuries.

In brief: No

There is no evidence to show that helmets cause head injuries.
Dr. James Chen
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Dr. Ryan Stanton
Agreed...there is no trauma to your head that is worse by wearing a helmet. That would be like an oven mit making your hand burn worse when you grab a hot pan. Safety devices are never 100% in preventing injury, but there are exponentially better than nothing.
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