User uShare Login | Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.

68° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options



Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started. | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!


Warding Off Little Leaguer's Elbow

July 1, 2014, 2:52 PM by Jaine Andrews

Warding Off Little Leaguer's Elbow

If you've got a little leaguer in the house this summer, there's something you should know.

While doctors say its common to find yourself treating aches and pains a little more often these days, some injuries are more serious than others. Something known as "Little Leaguer's Elbow" can cause more problems as the child gets older.

Little Leaguer elbow is a painful overuse injury and causes repeated stress on the growth plate on the inside of the elbow. It's most commonly seen in players who are 8 to 15 years old.

Pitchers and catchers are most susceptible, but no position is immune. Leaving it untreated could lead to fractures around the elbow, bone spurs or even early arthritis.

Previous Story

Next Story



You may also like

Shoplifting Arrest Leads To Drug Charges

10/13/2015 11:01 AM

Sioux Falls Police were called to Walmart, 3209 S. Louise Ave., after a woman was reportedly caught shoplifting.

Full Story
Teen Found With Drugs, Stolen Gun Inside Vehicle

10/9/2015 11:02 AM

Police said the car was missing half of its license plate and a registration sticker.

Full Story
Sheriff Asks For Help In I-90 Death Investigation

10/7/2015 2:23 PM

Capt. Paul Niedringhaus says authorities are looking for information from anyone who traveled in the area of I-90 mile marker 397 under the Kiwanis Av...

Full Story
Police: Watertown Juvenile Arrested For Making Threats

10/8/2015 9:28 AM

Watertown Police received a report that a juvenile threatened to shoot people at Watertown High School.

Full Story
Police Find Person Of Interest In Mitchell House Fire

10/8/2015 1:41 PM

The woman Mitchell authorities have been searching for in relation to a house fire has been located following a vehicle chase.

Full Story