We want kids to remain physically active, and to use this time for independent free play and sports sampling, but parents should be mindful of the realities you will face if an injury occurs. Encourage safe, cross training sports but discourage anything that could be risky enough to break bones and cause visits to overburdened hospital systems.
With the recent influx of COVID-19 cases being diagnosed in the United States, what should families of children involved in sports focus on? And is this abundance of caution warranted? I spoke with Dr. Katherine H. Rizzone, an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics at the University of Rochester Medical Center for some answers. A member of […]