Category: Orthopedics (Bones, Muscles & Joints)

How to Get Kids Back-to-School Ready in 3 Easy Steps

How to Get Kids Back-to-School Ready in 3 Easy Steps

Getting the kids back-to-school ready is a time-honored tradition that parents and kids alike look forward to … more or less. Here are three easy ways to make sure kids have a safe and healthy start to the school year.

How to Prevent Spring Injuries from Sidelining Your Family

How to Prevent Spring Injuries from Sidelining Your Family

Every year, more than 2.6 million children end up in emergency rooms with sports-related injuries, including broken bones and torn ligaments, bumps and bruises, concussions, eye injuries, heat-related injuries, scrapes and scratches and sprains and strains.

How to Prevent a Heavy Backpack from Injuring Little Backs

How to Prevent a Heavy Backpack from Injuring Little Backs

Backpack overload sends tens of thousands of kids a year to emergency rooms, physicians’ offices and clinics from sprains, strains, dislocations and fractures.