Dr Robert Gotlin

It's safe for children as young as age 7 to lift weights, doctors say. (credit: CBS 2)

Medical Myth: Weightlifting Dangerous For Kids

Why is weightlifting controversial for kids, especially when so many of them are overweight?


A couple ride their Citi Bikes from a station near Union Square as the bike sharing system is launched May 27, 2013. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Medical Experts Weigh In With Their Citi Bike Safety Tips

Bike Riders in New York City have pedaled more than a million miles since the start of the Bike Share Program, but now experts are concerned that some people may be setting themselves up for injury.