1) All-terrain vehicle crashes can be fatal to pediatric age children. 2) A closer look at laundry detergent pods when small children are exposed to them.
Insight into the most common running injuries in kids, and what you can do to prevent them.
We all know that participating in sports is good for our children. But at what age can we introduce them to these activities?
With soccer season in full swing, many a player will begin complaining of heel pain. How serious is this, and how can it be avoided?
September is here and so is school. Those extra curricular activities are great, but what priority do they become in your family?
Athletes with a concussion should stay off the field and never return to play on the same day as experiencing the concussion.
Does wearing a helmet protect children riding ATVs, and should they ride ATVs at all?
A look at the factors that go into the growth and maturation of young athletes.
Dr. Welty looks at the statistics of skateboard and scooter injuries and offers recommendations for keeping your child safe.
Dr. Theriot discusses what is looked for before clearing an athlete for contact sports.
Do some of us overschedule our kids in physical activities? Dr. Theriot recalls a patient history that shows what can happen when our kids over-extend themselves.
A look at the important criteria which need to be met to allow an athlete who has suffered a head injury to return to play.
This is a wake-up call to all adults who take on the responsibility of coaching and training young athletes.
Dr. Theriot follows up with more information about creatine.
Some thoughts on how to make sure your child has a good experience with sports.
It's important to bring your child in for a yearly physical. Here's why.
EIA is a relatively common condition that affects all ages. It tends to be more "ominous" in children because its onset is sudden.