Archive | October 18, 2013

cheerleading safety

Repeated Hyperextension Causes Back Pain in Cheerleaders

Cheerleading puts a lot of demand on a young athlete’s back due to repetitive maneuvers that require hyperextension of the back (such as back walkovers or back bends). Hyperextension occurs when joints, tendons or muscles are extended beyond their normal limit or range. Some injuries due to hyperextension of the back occur suddenly, and are commonly […]

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MyChildren’s Expands Primary Care With Three New Locations

Children’s Medical Center has expanded its first-class pediatric primary care network in North Texas with the opening of three additional MyChildren’s locations, bringing the MyChildren’s locations to 16. The three new locations are all located in South Dallas at Lancaster/Kiest, Pleasant Grove and Mill City. MyChildren’s is a network of pediatric primary care practices specializing […]

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