Typically, cardiac arrest in young athletes is caused by an underlying heart condition or, very rarely, a blow to the chest.
Because of the different ways children use screens, there is no set number of hours that qualifies as a screen addiction.
A concussion is a type of mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) that happens when there is a blow, bump or jolt to the head that makes the brain move back and forth with a lot of force.
Although baseball and softball aren’t contact sports, injuries during games — and practice — can still happen.
During the winter, getting enough exercise is one of the first areas we overlook, but it’s critically important for strengthening growing hearts and lungs and preventing obesity.