Overall, parents were 16 percent less likely to correctly identify their overweight or obese children as overweight in 2005-10 compared to 1988-94.
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March 04, 2014
Tired of hearing about out-of-control youth-sports parents and coaches? So is the National Alliance for Youth Sports.
February 07, 2014
College football's National Signing Day came and went with a bang on Wednesday, highlighting the highs and lows of high school football.
December 20, 2013
A new HBO documentary provides an uncomfortable, close-up view of passionate parents seeking to encourage their children to excel in sports.
March 08, 2012
The father of a high school girls' hockey player in Winthrop, Mass., was charged Tuesday with disturbing the peace after allegedly shining a laser pointer in the eyes of an opposing goalie during a recent game.
September 15, 2011
The "Raising Fit Kids" study found that 22 percent of parents feel uncomfortable discussing the consequences of being overweight with their children.
February 04, 2011
Should athletic directors be sending reminders to all district parents about what behavior will and will not be tolerated? Or should schools exercise the right to throw out and/or ban unruly parents from sporting events?