Sports Medicine Center

Sports Medicine Center

Body Basics

About Body Basics
Blood
Bones, Muscles, and Joints
Brain and Nervous System
Digestive System
Endocrine System
Eyes
Female Reproductive System
Heart and Circulatory System
Immune System
Kidneys and Urinary Tract
Lungs and Respiratory System
Male Reproductive System
Metabolism
Mouth and Teeth
Skin, Hair, and Nails
Spleen and Lymphatic System

Q&As

Can I Exercise During Pregnancy?
Can Kids and Teens With Asthma Play Sports?
How Much Exercising Is Too Much?
Should I Start My Child on an Exercise Program?
Should Your Preschooler Play Sports?
Sports and Energy Drinks: Should Your Child Drink Them?
When Can Young Kids Start Exercising?

Sports Basics

Sports Physicals

Sports Injuries

Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
Broken Bones
Broken Bones Instruction Sheet
Broken Bones, Sprains, and Strains
Common Childhood Orthopedic Conditions
Concussions
Cuts Instruction Sheet
Dehydration
Dehydration Instruction Sheet
Dental Injuries Instruction Sheet
Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
Dislocations Instruction Sheet
Ear Injuries
Exercise-Induced Asthma
Eye Injuries
Eye Injuries Instruction Sheet
Falls Instruction Sheet
Frequently Asked Questions About Casts
Growing Pains
Growth Plate Injuries
Head Injuries
Head Injuries Instruction Sheet
Heat Exhaustion and Heatstroke Instruction Sheet
Heat Illness
How Long Will It Take to Heal a Broken Bone?
In-toeing & Out-toeing in Toddlers
Joint Aspiration (Arthrocentesis)
Jumper's Knee (Patellar Tendonitis)
Knee Injuries
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI): Cervical Spine
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI): Lumbar Spine
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Injuries
Nosebleeds
Nosebleeds Instruction Sheet
Osgood-Schlatter Disease
Panner's Disease
Sever's Disease
Sports, Exercise, and Diabetes
Strains and Sprains Instruction Sheet
Tooth Injuries
Torticollis
X-Ray Exam: Ankle
X-Ray Exam: Bone Age Study
X-Ray Exam: Cervical Spine
X-Ray Exam: Elbow
X-Ray Exam: Femur (Upper Leg)
X-Ray Exam: Finger
X-Ray Exam: Foot
X-Ray Exam: Hand
X-Ray Exam: Hip
X-Ray Exam: Humerus (Upper Arm)
X-Ray Exam: Knee
X-Ray Exam: Leg Length
X-Ray Exam: Lower Leg (Tibia and Fibula)
X-Ray Exam: Pelvis
X-Ray Exam: Wrist

Sports Psychology

Competitive Sports: Helping Kids Play it Cool
Compulsive Exercise
Signing Kids Up for Sports
Sportsmanship
Steroids

Sports Safety

Bike Safety
Cold-Weather Sports and Your Family
Finding the Right Bike
Safety Tips: Baseball
Safety Tips: Basketball
Safety Tips: Hockey
Safety Tips: Skateboarding
Safety Tips: Skiing
Safety Tips: Sledding
Safety Tips: Snowboarding

Training and Performance

Calcium and Your Child
Competitive Sports: Helping Kids Play it Cool
Exercising During Pregnancy
Feeding Your Child Athlete
Fitness and Your 13- to 18-Year-Old
Fitness and Your 2- to 3-Year-Old
Fitness and Your 4- to 5-Year-Old
Fitness and Your 6- to 12-Year-Old
Fitness for Kids Who Don't Like Sports
Kids and Exercise
Motivating Kids to Be Active
Motivating Preschoolers to Be Active
Motivating School-Age Kids to Be Active
Nutrition & Fitness Center
Physical Therapy
Preventing Children's Sports Injuries
Sports and Energy Drinks: Should Your Child Drink Them?
Sports, Exercise, and Diabetes
Steroids
Strength Training and Your Child

Words to Know

Words to Know (Sports Medicine Glossary)