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Preventing Children's Sports Injuries

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OrganizationNational Athletic Trainers' Association
http://www.nata.orgThis link will open in a new window.
This site contains information on certified athletic trainers and tips on preventing and healing sports injuries.

Web SiteNational Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC)
http://www.cdc.gov/ncipcThis link will open in a new window.
The website of NCIPC contains a variety of injury prevention information.

OrganizationAmerican Sports Medicine Institute
http://www.asmi.org/This link will open in a new window.
The mission of ASMI is to improve the understanding, prevention and treatment of sports-related injuries through research and education.

OrganizationU.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)
http://www.cpsc.govThis link will open in a new window.
This federal agency collects information about consumer goods and issues recalls on unsafe or dangerous products.

OrganizationNational SAFE KIDS Campaign
http://www.safekids.orgThis link will open in a new window.
The National SAFE KIDS Campaign offers information about car seats, crib safety, fact sheets, and links to other health- and safety-oriented sites.

OrganizationAmerican College of Sports Medicine
http://www.acsm.orgThis link will open in a new window.
This site has tips on staying safe while playing sports and exercising.