• Preventing Overuse Injury In Child Athlete

    Overuse injury is common among the child athlete. Unfortunately, 50% are preventable with the proper awareness and protocols. The following are some practical steps to take to help prevent overuse injuries. 1) Get an annual pre-participation physical.  It is typical that most high schools and middle schools will require a physical, there are many summer… Read more »

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  • Overuse injury in the child athlete

    Overuse injury is common with the child athlete. Dr. Martin Schmaltz, North County Chiropractor, presents 3 signs your child might be developing an overuse injury. More signs are presented as well as what you can do to start treating the overuse injury HERE.

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  • Overuse Injury In The Child Athlete

    Overuse injury is a significant risk among children and teenage athletes. Repetitive training and performance can place excessive stress on the developing bones, joints, ligaments and musculature.  Further, the child athlete, coaches and parents may not recognized the signs of an overuse injury.  Sadly, it is estimated that 50% of the overuse injury in the… Read more »

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