sports

Soccer Injuries Are on the Rise: What Parents Need to Know

Soccer has become an increasingly popular sport in the United States, both professionally and recreationally with over 3 million registered... Read full post »

Shoulder Injuries in Young Athletes

Shoulder injuries in young athletes are very common and can vary in cause and severity depending on each individual athlete’s... Read full post »

Massage Therapy for Sports Injuries

Kids, like adults, get injured doing the things they love. We often think that kids are ‘resilient’ or will ‘bounce... Read full post »

Overscheduling, Overuse Injuries and Burnout in Youth Sports

Over 60 million kids take part in organized sports in the U.S. and 75% of them play more than one... Read full post »

Why Your Child’s Sports Physical Should Be Done in a Doctor’s Office

While there are no national regulations, the American Academy of Family Physicians along with the American College of Sports Medicine,... Read full post »

Low Back Pain in Children and Adolescents

Most people think of lower back pain as an “older person’s” diagnosis, but it has become prevalent in children and... Read full post »

Why Your Child Should Be Strength Training This Summer

Even though it feels like we just put away our winter coats, fall is just around the corner. For fall... Read full post »

The Importance of Sports Nutrition for Young Athletes

Young athletes train long hours for their sport. In order to optimize that training, proper nutrition needs to be a... Read full post »