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STATEMENTS IN SUPPORT OF YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL IN New York
Pop Warner Little Scholars: Pop Warner’s Stance on Banning Tackle Youth Football
Youth Football Online: Why Banning Tackle Football Before The Age of 12 Makes No Sense
Is Flag Football Safer? Flag Football Helmets
New York Post: The Move to ban tackle football is based on fear, not fact!
Rich Thomaselli: Banning tackle youth football for youths is just absurd.
IOL News: How letting teens feast on junk food could give them brain damage. (Shouldn’t law makers be more concerned about kids poisoning their brain by eating crappy food?)
Centers for Disease Control: Childhood Obesity Rate
Oxford Academic, Brain, A Journal of Neurology: Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Neuropathology Might not be Inexorably Progressive or Unique to Repetitive Neurotrauma
US National Library of Medicine: Current Understanding of Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy
USA Today Network: Brain Injuries and Concussion: Legislation must Draw From Science
Inside Science: New Report Assesses State of Concussion Research in Youth Sports
Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine: Injury is more likely to occur in youth flag football than in youth tackle football
Science Daily: Play Sports for a Healthier Brain
Science Daily: Largest Study of CTE Finds it in 6% of Subjects
Concussion Expert: Should Youth Football be Banned Before the age of 12?
Youth Football Online: Why We Disagree with the Proposed Youth Football Ban (NJ Measure A3760)
Baltimore Sun: Football Brain Study Flawed
Dr. Peter Cummings: I’m a Brain Scientist and I let my son Play Football
American Council on Science and Health: Be Skeptical: Will 99% of NFL Players Really Develop CTE?
The Chain Crew Podcast (MUST LISTEN) : A New York Mother’s Take on Banning Tackle Youth Football
Red Stick Mom: Families Need Football