Youth Sports

NATA Awards the ATSNJ The “Greatest Impact” Public Relations Award

The National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) recently awarded the Athletic Trainers' Society of New Jersey (ATSNJ) the “Greatest Imp


 Parents and coaches are becoming more aware of how serious concussions and brain injury can be for young athletes who play tough contact

Sun Scare: Kids With Melanoma

Athletes are in the sun all the time.

What are the most dangerous high school sports?

Ever get the question what is the most dangerous sport in high schools?

Survey: Many Coaches Misinformed About Youth Sports Safety Risks

Here is an article that surveyed coaches and parents about player safety and player injuries.

The Biggest Sport Health Hazards Kids Face

Here's an article that points out that head injuries can happen in any sport, not just football.To read this article

Knee injuries in women linked to motion, nervous system differences

Here's an interesting article that shows that men and women's motions are more different that we thought. To read more

Catastrophic Brain Injuries Hit All-Time High in H.S. Football

Here is an article on the stunning results from the University of North Carolina's National Center for Catastrophic Sports Injury Researc

20 Things to Know About Athletic Trainers

Here is a great article highlighting the top 20 things to know about athletic training.

April is Youth Sports Safety Month - Help Prevent Youth Sports Injuries

More than five million kids under the age of 18 suffer a sports related injury each year with approximately half of these due to overuse,