About Us  |  Contact Us  |  Español
Care New England Health System
cne_uplefticon
Care New England
 
    Health Library
    Find A Doctor
Search by Last Name
Search by Specialty
Search by CNE Affiliation*
Search by Keyword
 
Limit Search Results By
Gender
Languages

Health Tip: Trampoline Injuries

Here's how kids can get hurt
(HealthDay News) -- Trampolines may seem like the perfect way for children to bounce off excess energy. But if used improperly, they can be dangerous.
The American Academy of Pediatrics says children can be hurt on trampolines by:
Jumping and landing the wrong way. Somersaulting and doing flips, and falling the wrong way. Attempting stunts. Striking another person. Falling off the trampoline or onto the frame springs.
Care New England Health System
© 2011 Site Index | Disclaimer | Legal Notices | Talks Your Health