Why Athletes Must Take Care To Recover Fully From Injuries
An orthopedic surgeon emphasizes the importance of full recovery & resisting pressures to return too early.
The Wisdom Of Pursuing Athletic Scholarships
Dr. Donahue cautions parents against putting too much stock in children's abilities to win sports scholarships
A Doctor's View On Attrition Rates In Sports And Why Kids Quit
Dr. Joseph Donahue shares his views on what drives kids out of sports - everything from injury to lack of fun.
A Doctor's Perspective On Early Sport Specialization
An orthopedic surgeon explains how data show the disadvantages of early sport specialization.
How To Reduce Injuries By Avoiding Overuse
This doctor says 50% of all youth sports injuries are due to overuse and are therefore preventable.
Year-Round Fitness Prevents In-Season Injury
Staying conditioned year-round and engaging in pre-practice dynamic workouts are key to injury prevention.
How To Stay Safe, Injury-Free Around Sports
Doctors specializing in sports medicine provide tips on safety and in-competition injury prevention.
How To Prevent And Treat Overuse Injuries
Doctors specializing in sports medicine advise cross-training to prevent overuse injuries.
Ouch! Dealing With Injuries
Dealing with injuries can be one of the most frustrating experiences for an athlete - here's how to best deal.
Youth Sports Injury Prevention
Learn about the five most common youth sports injuries and how you can avoid them with exercise tips.