Archives for Injuries

Injuries

Gunshot Injuries in Children

Gunshot-related injuries are a leading cause of death and non-fatal injury among children and adolescents in the United States. Gunshot injuries rank second only to motor vehicle crashes as...
Continue Reading

Sport-Related Kidney Injuries

The Question: Should teen athletes with one kidney be restricted from playing contact/collision sports? The Study: Researchers from the University of Utah reviewed over 23,600 injury reports from the...
Continue Reading

Ankle Braces and Injuries

The Question: Does wearing lace-up ankle braces affect the severity and frequency of leg injuries in high school football players? The Study: Nearly 1,000 high school football players from...
Continue Reading