Do Teen Sports Increase Risk of Teen Drinking and Violence?

Conventional wisdom has always been that team sports build character, cooperation, and leadership skills. But new research suggests that being on the school football team may also be hurting your teen, especially boys. In a study presented today at the American Public Health Association's 137th Annual Meeting and Exposition in Philadelphia, teen sports may be associated with risky behavior. Researchers examined survey responses from 13,000 high school students concerning unhealthy behaviors...Full Story
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