Kids love to play outdoors and physical exercise is good for them. The fact that playground injuries are on the rise may be frightening to some parents. Even so, there are precautions you can take, but first, here are the facts:
According to a Romper article, the CDC did a study on emergency room visits of children who were age 14 and younger during the period of 2001 and 2013.
The study also indicated that most children recover completely from TBI injuries, and their discomfort only lasted a few hours to a few days.
Knowing what to do to keep your child safe is important for parents. Here are some actions you can take:
If your child gets injured, be aware of concussion symptoms, which include headaches, dizziness, confusion, nausea and vomiting (AllGov).
The most important thing you can do to keep your children safe is to supervise their play.