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Study: NFL concussion rates are lower at higher altitudes

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LOS ANGELES — Here’s one solution to the National Football League’s concussion problem: Stop playing at sea level.

Researchers have found that concussion rates are about 30 percent lower in games played at higher altitudes.

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