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It is becoming more popular for young athletes to specialize in a single sport. The advantages seem obvious. Putting in more time early and “outworking” the competition should lead to a better chance of success later right? Even though that seems to make intuitive sense, early specialization may not be giving kids the advantages parents think and comes with some risks.   THE ADVANTAGES The obvious advantage is skill acquisition. Baseball players use the off-season to work on ...
Posted on 2018-07-07
Some health habits are instilled in us at a young age. For as long as you can remember, forexample, you made annual treks in the family minivan to both the pediatrician and the dentist.As you entered adulthood, you probably transitioned to a primary care physician, and maybeeven a different dentist better equipped to address adult needs. Anytime you’ve moved orswitched insurance carriers, one of your first priorities has been to track down new providers.Now you may even choose to schedul...
Posted on 2018-07-01
Recently we have seen a rise of diseases in children that in the past had only been seen in adults. Things like obesity, type 2 diabetes, and high blood pressure are being seen more frequently in children. One of the best ways to combat the rise of these diseases is to make sure that your kids are getting enough physical activity. The Department of Health and Human Services has developed guidelines recommending that youth ages 6-17 participate in 60 minutes or more of physical activit...
Posted on 2018-06-27
Basketball is the most popular youth sport in the US. A study by the National Athletic Trainers Association found that 22 of the time, that injury is to the ankle or foot, making this the most injured area. Some other common injuries to basketball players include: Lower Extremity Muscle strains such as a groin pull, quadriceps, hamstring, or calf strain Knee ligament injuries such as ACL, LCL, MCL tears or sprains Ankle sprains, including high ankle sprain Ankle fractures ...
Posted on 2018-05-29
Let’s talk about the last time you—or someone close to you—interviewed for a new job. Chances are that the first step was a phone screen with your potential employer, and when you passed that portion of the process with flying colors, you were then invited for an in-person interview. At that stage, the employer probably asked you to answer a series of questions and to demonstrate your skills through a test or two. The process is set up in a way that narrows dow...
Posted on 2018-05-23
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