Articles for Tag: "baseball"

How exercising young builds strong bones later 
How exercising young builds strong bones later
New study links exercising during youth to building and maintaining bone density throughout life.
Young volleyball players, pitchers suffer same overuse injuries 
Young volleyball players, pitchers suffer same overuse injuries
Learn how both baseball pitchers and volleyball spikers can prevent repetitive shoulder and elbow injuries.
Brain training has vision benefits for baseball and beyond 
Brain training has vision benefits for baseball and beyond
Experts say eyesight can improve with “exercise,” much like building muscles from working out.
Peds patients get a surprise visit 
Peds patients get a surprise visit
Young patients at Advocate Children’s Hospital get to meet their favorite Chicago Cubs players.
Boys run a higher risk for facial injuries in youth sports 
Boys run a higher risk for facial injuries in youth sports
Recent research finds that facial injuries are much more common in youth sports than parents may think. And boys account for nearly half the cases.
Overuse injuries increasingly common among young athletes 
Overuse injuries increasingly common among young athletes
With the growth of organized sports, today’s young athletes are experiencing more overuse injuries than ever before.
Pediatric patients play catch at Wrigley Field 
Pediatric patients play catch at Wrigley Field
Fifteen pediatric patients from Advocate Children’s Hospital in Illinois got a chance to spend Father’s Day on the field of dreams.