Renowned Andrews Sports Medicine surgeon dissects the overuse injury epidemic ravaging youth sports and shares what coaches, parents – and yes, young athletes – should be focused on
More than 650 concussions reported in high school sports each day in U.S.
53 percent of the 1,000 Americans polled feel that tackle football is not a safe activity for kids before they are in high school
Girl soccer players are five times more likely than boys to return to play the same day after a concussion
University of Texas at Arlington study finds that significant number of caregivers have a limited understanding of concussions and their impact on kids’ futures
The first African-American woman to capture an individual swimming medal in the Olympics shares her youth experiences and the work she’s doing to help kids learn how to swim.
Researchers find that approximately two-thirds of all head impacts studied occurred during practice, while the percentage of high-magnitude impacts was higher in games
A New York City prosecutor of child abuse and sex crimes, and author, shares tips for parents to help keep their kids safe
Sports participation can diminish ADHD symptoms in children, though new study says athletes may be at increased risk of injury in contact sports
Is your program doing everything it needs to do to protect spectators from stray foul balls?
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