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OrganizationAmerican College of Sports Medicine
This site has tips on staying safe while playing sports and exercising.

Web SiteBackpack Safety America (BSA)
This website is dedicated to teaching parents, teachers, kids, and others the importance of properly packing, lifting, and carrying backpacks.

OrganizationAmerican Medical Association (AMA)
The AMA has made a commitment to medicine by making doctors more accessible to their patients. Contact the AMA at: American Medical Association 515 N. State St. Chicago, IL 60610 (312) 464-5000

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