That reliably geeky character in high school movies that falls, trips and inevitably hurts himself in gym may be lost on the next generation.
No, it's not the movement to ban tag or dodge ball. One study has shown falling down in gym class may be more common today than a decade ago.
Children are showing up in emergency rooms with injuries from physical education class at more than double the rate of 10 years ago, according to a study published in today's issue of the journal Pediatrics. ...Full Story