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How Obesity Can Affect Your Child’s Orthopedic Health

In the United States, about one-third of young people between the ages of 2 to 19 is regarded as overweight. A child's bone growth and musculoskeletal health can be greatly affected. Thus, putting them at risk for pain, deformity, limited mobility and an increasingly diminished quality of life. Damage Areas of Developing Cartilage Tissue During [...]

5 Common Childhood Orthopedic Concerns

As parents, it's common to be aware of every area of a child's development and to wonder whether these issues are typical, or maybe matters for concern. In fact, there are a number of conditions that parents often notice including toe walking, flatfeet, pigeon toes, knock-knees, and bow-legs. Of course, as children grow, many issues [...]