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02-20-2018

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No scientific link between youth football and CTE - The San…

02-19-2018


The San Diego Union-Tribune
No scientific link between youth football and CTE - The San Diego ...
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Facts, not hysteria should be considered when deciding whether to ban youth tackle football.

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Proposed Bill Would Ban Youth Tackle Football - NBC 7 San…

02-15-2018


NBC 7 San Diego
Proposed Bill Would Ban Youth Tackle Football
NBC 7 San Diego
“Once kids reach puberty they have a different development and that's why some of the recommendations coming across the country are zeroing in on little kids and youth football.” Football, of course...

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Local coaches react to Michigan's new sports concussion law - WNDU…

02-14-2018


WNDU-TV
Local coaches react to Michigan's new sports concussion law - WNDU
WNDU-TV
The state of Michigan is revamping its Sports Concussions laws, requiring all coaches and other adults involved in youth sports to receive concussion training every three years. Previously, they had to be certified only...

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Changes to state Concussion Law requires more frequent training ... -…

02-12-2018


UpperMichigansSource.com
Changes to state Concussion Law requires more frequent training ...
UpperMichigansSource.com
LANSING, Mich. (WLUC) - A change to Michigan's Sports Concussion Law now requires coaches and other adults involved in youth sports to complete online concussion awareness training every three years, announced the Michigan Department of...

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Ahead of the Game: Chad Greenway, panelists discuss brain injuries at…

02-12-2018


Sioux Falls Argus Leader
Ahead of the Game: Chad Greenway, panelists discuss brain injuries at Pentagon
Sioux Falls Argus Leader
Chad Greenway admits to thoughts in the back of his head about the ramifications of being an NFL player for 11 years. He'd see the former Vikings...

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Youth football comes to a crossroads - Kankakee Daily Journal

02-10-2018


Kankakee Daily Journal
Youth football comes to a crossroads
Kankakee Daily Journal
... with the notion flag football can just replace tackle football. "Can you picture cheerleaders cheering at a flag football game?" Gathing questioned. But even though Gathing disagrees with the proposal in its entirety and...

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Concussions in Youth Sports, SF Criminal Justice Fees, Prakash ... -…

02-10-2018


KQED
Concussions in Youth Sports, SF Criminal Justice Fees, Prakash ...
KQED
Pioneering forensic pathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu's new book, Brain Damage in Contact Sports, offers clear advice to parents who are wondering whether to allow.

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Lawmaker proposes change in youth sports due to concussions - SFGate

02-03-2018


Lawmaker proposes change in youth sports due to concussions
SFGate
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A state senator has introduced a bill that would require an adult trained in recognizing a concussion to be present at youth sporting events in Rhode Island. Currently state law encourages school...

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Concussion Safety in Youth Football - KDLT - KDLT News

01-31-2018


KDLT News
Concussion Safety in Youth Football - KDLT
KDLT News
Sioux Falls, S.D.- With the Super Bowl coming up this weekend and registration for youth football around the corner, parents in the Sioux Empire have a big decision coming up. “The game is being coached today...

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Ahead of the Game: Concussion awareness extends beyond football - Sioux…

01-27-2018


Sioux Falls Argus Leader
Ahead of the Game: Concussion awareness extends beyond football
Sioux Falls Argus Leader
Not every kid with a concussion got it trying to make a tackle. Sometimes it's a check on the ice, or a cheer athlete getting launched in the air and...

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