School’s in Session: Children, Teens and Knee Pain.

We often think of knee pain as something for adult “weekend warriors” who overdo it or for older adults with arthritis, or extensive wear on the knee. But knee pain also hits teens and preteens who are active in sports.  And it’s becoming more and more prevalent. Knee cap pain is one of the most common problems seen in teens and preteens, according to sports medicine professionals and chiropractors. He says knee pain in that age group can be from overuse, an imbalance in muscle strength and flexibility, or from Osgood-Schlatter disease, a...

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