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Lacrosse Safety Tips

Posted on: April 23rd, 2018 by Calgary Youth Physiotherapy No Comments

 

Check out the following page for some great safety tips for your teen playing lacrosse!

https://kidshealth.org/en/teens/safety-lacrosse.html

Soccer Safety Tips

Posted on: April 17th, 2018 by Calgary Youth Physiotherapy No Comments

 

Check out the following page for some great safety tips for your teen playing soccer!

 

https://kidshealth.org/en/teens/safety-soccer.html

 

Sports Safety Tips

Posted on: April 13th, 2018 by Calgary Youth Physiotherapy No Comments
With the start of outdoor sports, here are some great general sports safety tips for parents!

 

 

Infant Car Seat Safety

Posted on: February 15th, 2018 by Calgary Youth Physiotherapy No Comments

 

What is the latest on car seat safety for infants and children?

https://www.caringforkids.cps.ca/handouts/car_seat_safety

Winter Safety

Posted on: December 26th, 2017 by Calgary Youth Physiotherapy No Comments

Winter Safety

Want to learn more winter safety while children are playing outdoors. Here are some guidelines for you put out by the Canadian Pediatric Association.

https://www.caringforkids.cps.ca/handouts/winter_safety

Fitting Helmets Properly

Posted on: December 20th, 2017 by Calgary Youth Physiotherapy No Comments
Fitting Helmets

Protecting your child’s head year round. Find out how to fit a child’s helmet properly.

http://www.aboutkidshealth.ca/En/HealthAZ/SafetyandtheEnvironment/OutdoorSafety/Pages/Helmets-How-to-get-child-to-wear-one.aspx

Swimming Pool Safety

Posted on: July 21st, 2017 by Calgary Youth Physiotherapy No Comments

Are you spending the summer at the lake or around a swimming pool? Learn some helpful tips on keeping your child safe.

Swimming Safety

Trampoline Injuries

Posted on: July 14th, 2017 by Calgary Youth Physiotherapy No Comments

Do you have a backyard trampoline? What are the risks? What do our Canadian pediatrician’s think about preventing trampoline injuries? Take a look at the link below to see their position statement.

Trampoline use in homes and playgrounds

Baseball and Softball Injuries

Posted on: July 7th, 2017 by Calgary Youth Physiotherapy No Comments

If you are a parent, physician, pediatrician or physical therapist wondering about baseball and softball injuries in children; then read this summary and policy statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics, including types of injury, reasons for injury and proper management.

Baseball and Softball – Council on Sports Medicine and Fitness

Preventing Playground Injuries

Posted on: June 30th, 2017 by Calgary Youth Physiotherapy No Comments

What do our Canadian pediatrician’s think about preventing playground injuries? Take a look at the link below to see their position statement.

Preventing Playground Injuries

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