Until It Hurts: America's Obsession with Youth Sports and How It Harms Our Kids

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Near the end of a long season, fourteen-year-old baseball pitcher Ben Hyman approached his father with disappointing, if not surprising, news: his pitching shoulder was tired. With each throw to home plate, he felt a twinge in his still maturing arm. Any doctor would have advised the young boy to take off the rest of the season. Author Mark Hyman sent his son out to pitch the next game. After all, it was play-off time. Stories like these are not uncommon. Over the last seventy-five years, adults have staged a hostile ...

Until It Hurts: America's Obsession with Youth Sports and How It Harms Our Kids 2009, Beacon Press (MA)

ISBN-13: 9780807097564

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