The most dangerous sport in America – resulting in 50% of catastrophic high school age injuries – is cheerleading! Amongst women in the country, 66-70% of sport related injuries are from cheerleading alone.
Injuries sustained in cheerleading include:
- strains and sprains
- back injuries
With these kinds of injuries, it is often accompanied with dental trauma. Dental trauma may cause more than temporary pain, such as need for treatment and rehabilitation.