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Are Teen Athletes Who are Still Growing More Prone to Joint & Muscle Injury than Adults?

Millions of teens participate in sports every year, and just like professional athletes, many are injured. Interestingly, the rate at which teen athletes are injured is similar to that of professional athletes, but the injuries that affect teens are different from those that affect adults. This difference is mainly due to the fact that teenage athletes are still growing. Growth during the teen years is usually uneven. The bones grow first, and thus they may pull excessively on the muscles and tendons. This uneven growth pattern [...]

By | 2017-07-10T02:46:33+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Injury|