How to Tell if You Have a Fever: 5 Key Signs

Did you know that the 2018 flu season cost employers more than $9 billion in lost wages? In the thick of cold and flu season, it’s essential to prepare to keep yourself and your loved ones healthy!  Are you feeling under the weather? Are you concerned that your child is sick? Let’s get into how to … Continued

Concussions in Athletes: Warning Signs Your Need to Look For

Did you know that 10 percent of people who play contact sports will experience a concussion each year? If your child plays football, he’s particularly at risk since the sport is often associated with traumatic brain injuries that can be fatal. Therefore, it’s crucial to recognize the signs of one of the biggest dangers of football so … Continued

How to Stay Safe On the Football Field: Your Complete Guide

It’s that time of year again! Football season is just around the corner!  If you or your child are planning to play tackle football this fall, you may be wondering, what are some things you can do to stay safe on the field? Football is obviously one of the roughest sports in the world, and thus, injuries are … Continued

Ride Safely: How to Prevent Serious Dirt Biking Accidents

Between 2001 and 2004, roughly 500,000 people were injured in dirt biking accidents, 75% of which required hospitalization. If you or your children want to start dirt biking, these statistics can be unnerving. While you will likely crash at some point, there are ways you can safely enjoy this activity. In fact, by following a … Continued

Top 5 Common Injuries In Basketball and How To Avoid Them

Sports encourage physical activity, strategic thinking, teamwork, and fun. However, the CDC reports that collision sports, like basketball, generate 80% of sports-related emergency room visits for children aged 5-14. Though both children and adults can suffer injuries from playing basketball, this does not mean that you should refrain from participating in the sport. Instead, you should learn about … Continued