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If the helmet fits.......

Study after study has shown how dangerous winter sports can be, and wearing a properly-fitted helmet can prevent many of the most serious injuries.

But buying the right helmet doesn't mean just pulling something off a store shelf, or looking for a bargain.

Philippe Rousseau is a senior researcher at the Neurotrauma Impact Laboratory at the University of Ottawa, and he just completed a study on winter sports helmets.

Click on the link below to hear him speak with Dave.

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