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Pediatricians Recommend Children Should Stay Out of the Boxing Ring

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Sep 06, 2011

The American Academy of Pediatrics has recently released a statement encouraging children and teens to hang up the boxing gloves, citing that the risk of chronic and acute brain injury in the sport is too high for youths.

http://healthland.time.com/2011/08/29/pediatricians-say-children-should-stay-out-of-the-boxing-ring/#ixzz1WpjSxEsO

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