Articles for Tag: "orthopedics"

Spike in ‘Tommy John’ surgeries among young baseballers  Featured
Spike in ‘Tommy John’ surgeries among young baseballers
The pitching-related elbow surgeries have tripled in recent years, and almost all the growth occurred in 17- to 20-year-olds.
3 signs it’s time to see a doctor for carpal tunnel syndrome  Featured
3 signs it’s time to see a doctor for carpal tunnel syndrome
An orthopedic surgeon explains symptoms and how to treat this painful condition.
6 tips to safely ease into a new fitness routine 
6 tips to safely ease into a new fitness routine
Follow this advice to stay motivated and prevent injuries.
Are athletes drinking too much water? 
Are athletes drinking too much water?
Let your thirst guide you if you are trying to stay hydrated.
Are kids’ heavy backpacks weighing them down?  Featured
Are kids’ heavy backpacks weighing them down?
A bag that is more than 10 percent of a child’s weight can be dangerous.
Firefighter is pain-free after hip resurfacing  Featured
Firefighter is pain-free after hip resurfacing
Arthritis kept Joe Simz from living an active life, but now he says he’s a new man.
Knee replacement opens the door to a better life 
Knee replacement opens the door to a better life
See how this surgery has helped one woman get back to her old self.