August 2010

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  • R.I.C.E. is Nice with FIRST ICE

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    R.I.C.E. is the Most Recommended Treatment for Common Overuse Injuries This post is a follow up to our last post on Youth Sports Injuries.  We found another great resource for coaches and parents.  The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) provides parents and coaches with tips and resources for dealing with back-to-school foot and […]

  • An Alarming Trend–Kids’ Sports Injuries on the Rise

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    Youth sports injuries have been on the rise for some time.  One factor contributing to this trend is the increased focus of parents and kids on excelling in particular sports to gain access to good colleges and universities, now that competition for acceptance to higher education has become so fierce.  When kids are focusing on […]