Sprains, strains, scrapes and more. Spring is here and so is the risk of sports injuries. Organized sports provide a number of physical and social benefits for our children after the long, cold winter, but they also come with an increased risk of injury. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 2.6 million children are treated in emergency room departments each year for sport and recreation-related injuries.
So what can you do to help your child have a safe and enjoyable sports season?