veruse Injuries in Young Athletes : An Introduction for Parents – Chiropractic Care
There’s a curious dynamic at work in youth sports these days. Maybe you’ve noticed?
On the one hand, chiropractors and public health officials are worried about a broad decline in team sport participation among children because of injuries in young athletes. According to a recent survey, the number of kids between the ages of 6 and 17 who play organized baseball, basketball, football, and soccer fell about 4% between 2008 and 2012.
And on the other hand, healthcare professionals, including those in Chiropractic Care, are also worried about many of the estimated 60 million children in the U.S. who do play organized team sports. They see ...READ MORE