How Obesity Can Affect Your Child’s Orthopedic Health

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