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  • Stress Fractures for Parents


    A stress fracture is a tiny crack in a bone. They usually happen from repeating the same movement over and over.

  • Stress Fractures for Teens


    It's not always easy to tell if you have a stress fracture, and stress fractures can get worse quickly. This article explains how to prevent and treat them.

  • Bones, Muscles & Joints for Teens


    This section has information on conditions like scoliosis and injuries like ACL tears and broken bones.

  • Aches, Pains & Injuries for Parents


    How to handle the inevitable boo-boos of childhood.

  • Broken Bones for Teens


    Bones are tough stuff - but even tough stuff can break. Find out what happens when a bone fractures.

  • Broken Bones for Parents


    Many kids will have a broken bone at some point. Here's what to expect.

  • Bones & Muscles for Parents


    Info on breaks, sprains, tears, and other problems that can affect the bones and muscles.

  • Sports Injuries for Teens for Teens


    This section has information on different types of sports injuries, how they happen, and how to avoid them.

  • Growth Plates for Parents


    Growth plates are the areas of new bone growth, usually near the ends of long bones. A growth plate is weaker than solid bone. This makes it more likely to get injured.

  • Dealing With Sports Injuries for Teens


    You practiced hard and made sure you wore protective gear, but you still got hurt. Read this article to find out how to take care of sports injuries - and how to avoid getting them.