CDC’s Injury Center has developed a mobile game app on concussion safety
Story Date: 6/12/2017

HEADS UP Apps

Blast Off into Concussion Safety with CDC HEADS UP Rocket Blades!
Rocket Blades - The brain safety game for kids 6-8. Available in the App Store. HEADS UP Kids. HHS CDC

3-2-1 Blast Off! CDC’s Injury Center has developed a mobile game app on concussion safety for children aged 6 to 8. Through a futuristic world of galactic racing adventures children can learn the benefits of playing it safe and smart!

The app aims to teach children:

  • the different ways the brain can get hurt during sports activities.
  • how important it is to tell a coach, parent, or other adult when an injury occurs.
  • the importance of taking time to rest and recover if they have a concussion.
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Download the HEADS UP Rocket Blades at no cost. (The app is currently only available in the Apple App Store. An Android version of the app is coming soon.)

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Concussion Safety and Rocket Blades

Parents and Coaches: Kids want to hear from parents and coaches about concussion safety.




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