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Most parents feel they don’t know enough about sports injuries

20 Apr

USA Today – Millions of children and teens accross the country participate in organized sports.  NFHS statistics report that over 7 million competed in high school athletics at member schools.  Millions more compete starting at age 4 and 5 through their high school years in club sports.  These club sports, rec leagues, Little League, Pop Warner, etc. are all organized and run by parent volunteers.  A survey released in 2011 by Safe Kids, USA and Johnson & Johnson reveal some sobering statistics: Continue reading