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Hits to head and other injuries can affect athletes' thinking

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WATERLOO (KWWL) -

Blows to the head aren't the only injuries that could affect athletes' thinking skills.

Researchers are finding athletes that injure tendons or muscles aren't doing as well on tests as those that have never been injured.

They say frustration with an injury or pain in general might affect thinking.

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