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Young pitchers and catchers are at risk for an overuse injury called Little League elbow. Left untreated, it can progress to a growth plate fracture. Here's what you need to know.Read More
Sports medicine isn’t just for high-performance athletes. Active adults can benefit, too. Virtua sports medicine specialist Thomas Plut, DO, explains.Read More
ACL tears in high school and college threatened Sam Gillison's dream of playing in the NFL, but Virtua Health orthopedic surgeon Dr. Sean McMillan helped keep the dream alive.Watch Video
If it seems women suffer more knee injuries than men, it’s because THEY DO. This is partly because of female hormones and something called the “Q” angle that’s unique to women.Read More
While weight and body shape play an important role in many sports, some athletes take dieting to a dangerous extreme. Here are the facts on safe weight management.Read More
As children’s athletic activities become increasingly competitive, it’s important for parents, doctors and coaches to work together to help young athletes avoid overuse injuries.Read More
Mood changes, sleeplessness and exhaustion are symptoms of over exercising in children. Here's how to help your child find a healthy balance between exercise and rest.Read More