Healthy Headlines: Protecting The Health Of Young Athletes As Sports In North Carolina Public High Schools Resume

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — After a delay because of COVID-19, sports in North Carolina’s public high schools have resumed. Several sports currently are playing games and others begin practicing next week, with games to follow. Protecting the health of young athletes and their families during the pandemic will be a key factor in the seasons moving forward.

In this week’s Healthy Headlines, Novant Health family physician, Dr. Anthony Elkins, discusses safety measures that athletes and their parents should be aware of.

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