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It’s important to recognize when a concussion occurs so that a child can be removed from play and avoid potentially more serious consequences. When we’re talking about kids, it’s not worth taking the risk of putting them in harm’s way.
Primary care sports medicine physicians are specially trained for total care of active individuals. Many work as team physicians, but you don't have to be a high-level athlete to see one. In this Q&A, Dr. Joshua Purses explains how he helps his patients, from "weekend warriors" to the pros.
Since Frank Shorter won the Olympic Marathon in 1972 and inspired millions of Americans to run, we have learned a lot about its benefits and pitfalls.