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Preventing sports related injuries in children

More than 30 million children participate in organized sports in the United States, with millions more participating in recreational activities such as skateboarding, in-line skating and bicycling. Each year, approximately 775,000 children are treated in hospital emergency departments for sports-related injuries and about 25 percent of these injuries are considered serious. Children suffer from three […]

Preventing sports related injuries in children

More than 30 million children participate in organized sports in the United States, with millions more participating in recreational activities such as skateboarding, in-line skating and bicycling. Each year, approximately 775,000 children are treated in hospital emergency departments for sports-related injuries and about 25 percent of these injuries are considered serious. Children suffer from three […]