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Youth sports can be amazing for kids, teaching them the value of teamwork, building lifelong friendships and imparting life lessons they’d never learn in the classroom. But they’re expensive... and time-consuming... and can be dangerous... and what about those crazy parents who get way too intense about the referee’s calls?
Recently, researchers are raising more concerns about the physical risks of youth sports and the toll on young bodies. Still, kids want to play — and their parents are cheering on the sidelines. What do you think? Share your thoughts about youth sports with TODAY.