(HealthDay News) -- Children's bodies are still growing, which can make them more susceptible to overuse injuries as they enjoy sports and physical activity.
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The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons offers these warning signs of overuse injuries in children:
- Pain that worsens with activity.
- Unexplained swelling.
- Differences in your child's technique or form when playing a sport.
- Reduced interest in playing a sport or practicing.
-- Diana Kohnle
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