Obama to tackle youth sports concussion issue

President Barack Obama is holding a White House Summit Thursday to draw attention to young athletes and concussions.

President Barack Obama

WASHINGTON, DC (AP) - President Barack Obama is holding a White House Summit Thursday to draw attention to young athletes and concussions.

Among those attending will be representatives of professional sports leagues, coaches, parents, young athletes and researchers.

The Institute of Medicine and the National Research Council say not enough is known about how concussions may affect still-developing brains.

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