Have you been injured in a sports activity or in the workplace? You’re not alone—nearly three million workplace injuries were reported in the U.S. in 2011 alone, while over three million sports injuries are reported each year. Sports injuries are especially common among children. In fact, about a third of all childhood injuries are related to sports. If you have been injured, it’s important to seek help as soon as possible. Your NYC physical therapist will guide you through sets of exercises designed to treat your specific injury and to strengthen your muscles to help prevent recurring injury. Check out this infographic to learn more about the prevalence of sports and occupational injuries. Please pass it along to your friends and family to help keep everyone informed about these types of injuries.