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Wearing helmets properly protects against head injuries

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It just makes sense that a helmet will protect your head if you fall from a bike, ATV's and skateboards, and scooters.

But Dr. Juan Fitz, an emergency room physician says even though helmets are a proven life-saver, the protection depends on the fit.

Dr. Fitz adds he would like to see everyone on horseback wearing a helmet too, because a fall from horseback can also leave a devastating head injury.

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