Photos: Tackling head injuries

Photos: Tackling head injuries

Summary: Helmets with internal sensors help trainers and physicians monitor and prevent football injuries.

TOPICS: Health, Hardware

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    Sensors built into a football helmet measure how hard a player is hit in the head.

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    The small sensors touch a player's head and wirelessly feed the impact data to a display monitored by trainers and coaches.

Topics: Health, Hardware

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