During Brain Injury Awareness Month new study examines risk of concussion for young athletes involved in tackle and flag football programs
Neuroscientists find link between children who are at risk for developmental coordination disorder (DCD), a common condition that can cause clumsiness, and difficulties with time perception
Clumsy kids can be as aerobically fit as their peers with better motor skills, a new study shows
Children and teens suffering from depression have higher risk of sustaining a wide range of illnesses later in life
Children need more physical activity and sleep and less sedentary time to maximize their bone health and help protect against osteoporosis later in life, according to study
Inflating soccer balls to lower pressures and subbing them out when they get wet can help reduce the risk of injury to players, according to Purdue University study
Physical education should focus on improving students' physical skills, knowledge of the benefits of exercise and motivation to be active, according to new research
Transformational coaches empower players in ways far beyond just playing a sport. Is your coaching style transforming lives?
Extracurricular sport in middle childhood diminishes subsequent ADHD symptoms in girls, but not in boys, a new study suggests
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