Dance-Related Injuries Increasing Among Youth Dancers

Published Feb. 15, 2013 | Schooled in Sports/Education Week

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Dance-related injuries among children and adolescents have increased 37 percent between 1991 and 2007, a new study found. During the 17-year-study period, an estimated 113,000 children were sent to the emergency room after sustaining dance-related injuries.

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