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

Hunting Season 2018: Hunting Safety Tips for the Novice Hunter

Each year, around 1,000 people are accidentally shot by hunters in Canada and the US. Of these accidents, fewer than 75 are fatal. The number of hunting accidents may be less than car accidents and drownings. But it’s still crucial to understand hunters safety nonetheless. It’s not just accidental shootings that hunters need to worry … Continued

Can Amory Urgent Care Help With a Severe Allergy Attack?

50 million Americans suffer from allergies every year. And a serious allergy attack could mean hospitalization or the need for medical intervention. In this article, we’ll discuss when you need to seek urgent care for a severe allergy attack. Don’t try and grin and bear it. Know when it is time to see a professional … Continued

Kayak Safety Tips: How to Stay Safe in an Accident

Summer may be over, but injuries from outdoor play know no season. Kayak safety is necessary to heed, especially because adding water to anything can cause all sorts of unexpected obstacles to arise. Kayak Safety Tips Kayaking often makes the list as a very dangerous water sport, with the possibility of capsizing, getting exhausted, or … Continued