Articles for Tag: "fractures"

Playground safety: Enjoying outdoor activity while avoiding injury 
Playground safety: Enjoying outdoor activity while avoiding injury
A pediatric orthopedic surgeon encourages parents to be vigilant and help mitigate injuries at crowded playgrounds.
Christie Brinkley had surgery after breaking her wrist. Is that always needed for a broken bone?  Featured
Christie Brinkley had surgery after breaking her wrist. Is that always needed for a broken bone?
An orthopedic surgeon weighs in on when surgery is needed for this type of injury.
The season of trauma 
The season of trauma
An orthopedic surgeon shares how common orthopedic trauma cases are treated through teamwork.
6 ways to boost children’s calcium 
6 ways to boost children’s calcium
Our dietitian provides tips on sneaking more calcium into a child’s diet.
Dangers of vitamin D-ficiency 
Dangers of vitamin D-ficiency
Vitamin D is crucial to maintaining healthy calcium levels in your body. Find out if you are getting enough.
Flip-flops vs. high heels  Featured
Flip-flops vs. high heels
Many women assume high heels are harder on their feet than flip-flops, but experts say that’s a huge misconception.