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5 Signs of a Concussion Nov 8th, 2021

There are a lot of ways you can end up with a head injury — including a car accident, fall, or from a sports injury. If you hit your head and you just don’t feel right afterward, you could be suffering from a concussion. This type of injury can be...

3 Painful and Common Knee Injuries Oct 6th, 2021

The knee joint is a complex part of your legs, and it allows you to move and pivot in certain ways. But because your knee joint has a lot of working parts, it’s susceptible to many different types of injuries. Knee pain isn’t something you want to let go, especially...

When to See a Specialist for a Sports Injury Sep 9th, 2021

Sports are a great way to have fun, whether you’re a child or an adult. While they’re a good way to stay in shape, sports are also an avenue for injury. Some sports injuries aren’t severe and heal on their own. However, if your injury isn’t getting better, it may...

6 Signs You May Have Osteoarthritis Aug 22nd, 2021

Aches and pains are an unfortunate part of getting older; and this is especially true when it comes to your joints. Your knees, hips, and back take a lot of wear and tear throughout your life, so it’s no surprise that they hurt every now and then. However, osteoarthritis is...

Understanding the Types of Fractures Jul 9th, 2021

Living an active lifestyle is a great way to keep your body in shape and stay healthy. However, along with activity comes the inevitable injuries. When you get hurt, it could be something minor, or a major injury like a broken bone. Although these are usually not avoidable, there are...

Will My ACL Tear Heal on its Own? Jun 18th, 2021

Playing sports and physical activities like running or biking are excellent ways to stay in shape. However, if your body isn’t conditioned properly, these activities also can lead to many different types of injuries, including ACL tears. These tears affect your knees, and may end up leaving you on the...

What's Included in Sports Medicine? May 19th, 2021

Today, there is a medical specialty for just about any ailment you experience in any part of your body — so how do you know which one you need to see for an injury? A lot of factors go into what type of doctor you need to see, but sports...

Meniscus Tears: Why You Should Not Let Them Go Untreated Apr 15th, 2021

Sports are a fun way to stay in shape and spend time with friends and family. However, they also can lead to injury, especially in your knees. One common injury that you could suffer in sports or by other mechanisms is a meniscus tear. Although this may not seem like...

When You Should Seek Treatment for Shoulder Pain Mar 15th, 2021

Pain is, unfortunately, something you'll experience at some point in your life, but most of the time it's minor. However, with certain activities and professions, your chance of shoulder pain due to injury is increased. Sometimes these injuries are treated conservatively, but others could require you to get treatment. At...

Facts and Myths About Steroid Injections Feb 15th, 2021

Suffering from joint pain can really be a drag — especially when you live a busy lifestyle. Whether the pain stems from your knees, back, or neck, one thing is for sure — you want relief as quickly as possible. Many conservative treatments help temporarily, but you want something more...

PRP: Why It's a Game-Changer in Remedying Joint Pain and Injuries Jan 7th, 2021

Millions of Americans experience symptoms due to painful joints — in fact, it’s a common medical complaint for both women and men. Sometimes, joint pain is caused by joint disease or a degenerative condition like osteoarthritis; other times, it’s the result of an injury. But whatever the cause might be,...