The Centers for Disease Control estimates that 1 to 3 million sports-related concussions occur each year in the United States. And growing evidence shows that many athletes, coaches, parents – and even healthcare providers – have been slow to realize how serious these injuries can be.
Leg Strength Key to Avoiding Knee injuries in Children
The number of adolescents participating in organized sports has increased over the last few decades. Today, 40 percent of all pediatric injuries are sports-related and estimates put this number at 4.4 million injuries per year.
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