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Sports Injury Prevention - STOP Sports Injuries

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For more information about Sports Medicine at Miami Children's Hospital, or to make an appointment, please call (305) 662-8366 or (800) 685-1885.

To help keep kids in the game for life, STOP Sports Injuries targets the sports that have the highest rates of overuse and trauma injuries. Check out these helpful tip sheets that are provided to you by the STOP Sports Injuries campaign (http://www.stopsportsinjuries.org).
 
The STOP Sports Injuries campaign is geared towards providing guidance on healthy and safe athletic participation and should not be considered a replacement for speaking with your physician, athletic trainer or other qualified healthcare provider. 

The STOP Sports Injuries Campaign wants to be sure that you have all the information you need to keep kids in the game for life. Whether you are an athlete, coach, healthcare provider or parent, we have the sports injury prevention tips and tools to make sure safety is your first priority.

There are injuries and issues common to many sports. See our tip sheets on preventing and treating specific athletic injuries and issues.


Help keep kids in the game for life!


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