What Is a Bruise? A bruise, also called a contusion (pronounced: kun-TOO-zhen) or an ecchymosis (pronounced: eh-ky-MOE-sis), happens when a part of the body is struck and the muscle fibers and connective tissue underneath are crushed but the skin doesn't break. http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Dermatology/bone-bruises-become-cellulitis-infections/show/1616627
Fitness for Kids Who Don't Like SportsTeam sports can help a child gain self-esteem, coordination, and general fitness, and help them learn how to work with other kids and adults. But some kids aren't natural athletes and they may tell you - directly or indirectly - that they just don't like sports. What then? This site gives you all the information you need.