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State Concussion Legislation Continues to Change Youth Sports
By Dr. William Spangler
Injuries in sports are all too real. They can sometimes be dramatic and life-changing. But, nothing is perhaps as gripping and tragic as when an injury severely impacts the life of a young athlete and changes that child’s life forever. Concussions, especially repeated ones from sports and recreation activities, can have a devastating and lasting effect on a young person’s life.
Recognizing the need for some kind of oversight of youth sports, Continue reading