Sports-Related injuries in #kids: In 2012, 1.35 million children visited emergency rooms with #sports-related injuries. Here are the most common by percentage. sports medicine, healthcare, soccer sports medicine
Injuries in youth sports are nothing new - and though a potential downfall - should not prevent athletes from partcipating as part of an active and healthy lifestyle. Parents and coaches can be key allies in helping these youngsters stay in the game by learning more about common injuries and best practices for prevention. The graphic below, courtesy of Total Injury, offers some key stats and information on youth sports injuries today.