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Dick’s Sporting Goods Providing PACE Concussion Software and Education to Schools

Former Pittsburgh Steelers Jerome Bettis and the concussion detection software

According to the Journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics, up to 3.8 million recreation- and sports-related concussions occur in the United States every year – with concussions in adolescent age groups accounting for the majority.1  This is a serious   Read More »

Tick Season is Here

It is officially tick season in our area – typically considered to be April to September in most of the south eastern United States. In the past two weeks my son has found two ticks on himself and we have   Read More »

Crocs and Escalator Dangers

Crocs are cool and they are very comfy, but there have been increasing reports of the colorful, flexible shoes getting caught in escalators and causing foot injuries to their young wearers. The rubbery shoes are particularly dangerous when worn on   Read More »

Kids and Head Injuries

Last week a friend of mine was at the park with her kids and was pushing her 3 year old on the swing when the little girl unexpectedly fell backwards off the swing. She hit her head on the playground   Read More »