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Youth sports; how do we reduce the risk of injury according to the NY Times.

Youth sports; how do we reduce the risk of injury according to the NY Times. We are in prime athletic season for school sports.   Children are at risk during their growing years because of the changes in their bodies, growth plates and the fact that their bodies do not all respond the same when playing repetitive sports. The  NY Times recently offered some well researched advice regarding children in sports and injury risk.  True, all sports carry some risk of injury, especially contact sports such as Football and Rugby, but sports that are popular warm weather activities such as basketball and Read More »