Ask the Nurse: Batter up! Pediatric nurse hits a home run with safety tips for baseball and softball

CINCINNATI - Nurses provide the TLC we need to feel better and stay well. In our new "Ask the Nurse" feature, WCPO contributor Gretchen MacKnight consults a Tri-State RN for the expert and common sense answers to some of the questions we have about our health. We invite readers to submit their questions, so read on to find out how!

Spring means bats are swinging, balls are flying, and players of all ages are sliding into bases. It's all fun and games until someone gets hurt.

What's the best protective gear? How much play to too much for kids? And what about head injuries and concussions?

Become a WCPO Insider to read expert advice from Nicole F. Garritano, a Cincinnati pediatrics and cardiology nurse.

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