Health Rewind: Obesity Linked to Proximity to Fast Food Joints

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How Dangerous Is It to Be a Young Athlete?

While concussions and sports is a popular topic right now, a recent New York Times piece highlights the number one killer of all student athletes: Sudden cardiac arrest. Usually a symptom of a pre-existing condition, SCA kills one student athlete every three days in the U.S. Heat stroke, especially in the summer, is another issue that parents, coaches and students need to pay attention to. 

 

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