Will the elimination of kickoffs decrease head injuries ?

Will the elimination of kickoffs decrease head injuries in Pop Warner football? “Pop Warner bans kickoffs in hopes of protecting its youngest players.”

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The recently installed artificial turf at UCLA's intramural field will save the Westwood campus 6.5 million gallons of water annually. (Mark Boster / Los Angeles Times)

Are synthetic playing surfaces hazardous?

  When doctors found Stage 2 Hodgkin’s lymphoma in her lungs, Emily Prince had questions. The college biology major wanted to know why cancer would strike someone so young and healthy. She found little help in existing research, which has yet to clearly identify a cause for the disease. “I

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Speed trap: Pitchers risk greater injury

Proposed rule changes by Major League Baseball, designed to speed up the game by reducing time between pitches, could lead to a spike in arm injuries as players have less time to recover between throws, say researchers who have analyzed the impact of fatigue. Scientists looked specifically at the effect

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Henry Mayo Receives Harts of Gold Award

Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital received a Hart of Gold award, presented by the William S. Hart Union High School District last Tuesday. This award was to recognize the business partnership between the school district and the hospital that made possible the hiring if six full-time certified athletic trainers. Glenn Dabatos,

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