Sports Medicine and Kids

If you’re a parent of a student athlete, you probably know that competitive excellence is achieved not only through the body, but also the mind. That’s why we’ve put together a repository of articles and webinars – many of which featuring our sports medicine specialists – that will give you the knowledge to perform at your best. Topics include nutrition, hydration, concussions, general workout tips and more. Check out Atlantic Sports Health’s new patient education and resources now >




Sports Medicine and Kids Programs and Screenings

Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available. Unless otherwise noted, to register for any of these programs call 1-800-247-9580 Monday through Thursday between 8:30am to 8:00pm and Friday between 8:30am and 4:30pm, or sign-up online at Atlantic Health System's classes and events registration; all programs are free unless a fee is indicated.
 
Concussion Support Group
Student athletes who have had a concussion are invited with their parents to share experiences and learn how concussions can affect cognitive function.
Fourth Tuesday of every month, 7:00 to 8:00pm
Overlook Medical Center, 5th Floor, Conference Room 1


Sports Medicine and Kids Articles
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Sports Medicine and Kids

Study of soccer players shows diversity of activity might help

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Sports Medicine and Kids

Researchers say greater risk of behavior issues, depression in those who played tackle before age 12

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Sports Medicine and Kids

Both short- and long-term damage can result from quick losses or gains

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