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Shoe Selection and Knee Injury Prevention: A Guide for Athletes

2019-03-19T15:16:22+00:00

Did you know that wearing the wrong shoes can contribute to knee pain and increase your risk of a knee injury over time? This is especially true of athletes who spend a lot of time on their feet, such as runners and basketball players. Selecting the right shoes is one of the smartest ways you [...]

Shoe Selection and Knee Injury Prevention: A Guide for Athletes 2019-03-19T15:16:22+00:00

Knee Pain and Pregnancy: A Guide for the Expectant Mother

2019-03-19T15:13:54+00:00

If you're expecting a baby, you also deal with changes to your own body. Women often experience aches and pains during pregnancy. Many women also have weight gain, gait changes, and even differences with how they sit or rest. All of these changes can affect your knees. Knee pain is unfortunately common during pregnancy, but [...]

Knee Pain and Pregnancy: A Guide for the Expectant Mother 2019-03-19T15:13:54+00:00

Is Osteochondral Autograft Transfer Right for You?

2019-02-01T21:06:30+00:00

Are you one of millions of Americans that experience chronic pain? Nearly 20% of those that suffer from pain feel it most in their knees, where delicate cartilage can rip and tear from a sudden injury or simply wear away over time. Read on to discover more about the important role cartilage plays and if [...]

Is Osteochondral Autograft Transfer Right for You? 2019-02-01T21:06:30+00:00

Run Like a Girl: Female Guide to Preventing Running Knee Problems

2019-03-19T15:09:37+00:00

One of the most popular sports among both men and women is running. It's accessible, doesn't require much equipment, and is inexpensive. However, male and female runners have different needs, and their bodies have subtle differences. Female runners can be prone to more frequent knee injuries, especially if they are not careful about training. If you [...]

Run Like a Girl: Female Guide to Preventing Running Knee Problems 2019-03-19T15:09:37+00:00

ACL Tears in High School Football

2019-03-19T15:10:06+00:00

High School Football Players and ACL Tears: Avoiding Serious Damage Football is an intense sport that may injure players who don't take the time to condition themselves properly. ACL tears are one of the most serious of these injuries. Parents of football players need to know how to avoid these problems and how surgery can [...]

ACL Tears in High School Football 2019-03-19T15:10:06+00:00

ACL Injuries and Children

2018-12-26T16:13:32+00:00

ACL Injuries and Children : What Parents Need to Know Most professional athletes know the risk of an ACL tear and how fast and unexpected mishaps can end their careers. Of course, professional athletes are not the only ones who find themselves sidelined. Many children and teenagers also experience this potentially devastating injury. Here is [...]

ACL Injuries and Children 2018-12-26T16:13:32+00:00

Blood Flow Restriction Systematic Review

2018-11-29T17:59:38+00:00

Blood Flow-Restriction Training for Lower Extremity Muscle Weakness due to Knee Pathology: A Systematic Review Sports Health, 2018 Sue Barber-Westin, BS and Frank R. Noyes, MD In patients with chronic arthritis or recovering from major operations such as Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction (ACLR), lower extremity muscle weakness is common and often difficult to overcome.  Resistance [...]

Blood Flow Restriction Systematic Review 2018-11-29T17:59:38+00:00