Is Not Calling Cheerleading A Sport Making It More Dangerous?

Many schools are considering whether rules should be put in place to make cheerleading safer, as it's responsible for many serious injuries among young women. But the sport's pom-pon shaking origins may be making it even more dangerous. » 9/17/09 4:40pm 9/17/09 4:40pm

Cheering For Injury

A new study » 8/12/08 10:20am 8/12/08 10:20am from the National Center for Catastrophic Sports Injury Research reports that high school cheerleading accounts for 65.1% of all catastrophic sports injuries among girls, making it one of the most dangerous high school sports for girls. However, the study fails to mention that most girls are cut out of…