Title

High School Football: A Dangerous Game: Too Many Children Are Being Injured Under the Guise of Recreation

Document Type

Editorial

Publication Date

11-20-2013

Abstract

An Arizona high school football player's death this month from a traumatic brain injury follows a report that says a "culture of resistance" in youth sports prevents many players from reporting concussions — and many parents, coaches and school administrators from acknowledging the well-reported dangers inherent in the game.