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Memphis Grizzlie’s Mike Miller is Reminded that a Hand Injury Can Be Debilitating

February 24th, 2014
basketball

The Memphis Grizzlies managed to get a win over the Sacramento Kings recently, but, as always, when ...


Basketball player injures hand – but not during a game

February 17th, 2014
basketball

Branden Dawson of Michigan State recently broke his hand, and not in the middle of a basketball game...


What do distal forearm fractures tell us about children’s bone density?

February 10th, 2014
forearm

A recent study conducted at Mayo Clinic examines distal forearm fractures and what they can tell us ...


The latest research findings on minimally invasive surgery for tennis elbow

February 4th, 2014
Painful elbow

Like other overuse injuries, tennis elbow can lead to chronic pain and debilitation, as those suffer...


Could suffering a wrist fracture increase your risk of getting a hip fracture?

January 27th, 2014
wrist fracture

Suffering a fracture, especially at an advanced age, leads to a greater risk of long-term debilitati...


Oklahoma City Thunder’s Kevin Durant Injures Wrist in Fall

January 20th, 2014
basketball

Basketball season is in full swing, and that means the competition is heating up, players are gettin...


Are Hand Injuries Becoming More Common in the NBA?

January 13th, 2014
basketball

In most recent news,  Anthony Davis, number 23 of the New Orleans Pelicans was benched as a result ...


Did Carson Palmer’s Elbow Injury Affect his Play Against 49er’s?

January 7th, 2014
football

It shouldn’t be surprising that many people in sports who have to throw regularly end up with ...


New York Yankee Mark Teixeira Wrist Injury Healing, Doctors Say

December 30th, 2013

In May of this year, New York Yankees pitcher Mark Teixeira injured his wrist during a pre-season s...


Fascinating new study on tennis elbow and other soft tissue pain

December 23rd, 2013
Painful elbow

Chronic soft tissue pain, which costs the economy billions of dollars every year and detracts from p...


L.A. Clippers’ J.J. Redick Suffers Bone Injury in Hand: How Rare is a Pisiform Fracture?

December 16th, 2013
basketball

With reports on December 1 that L.A. Clippers shooting guard J.J. Redick suffered a small bone fract...


Preventing hand injuries at industrial work sites

December 9th, 2013

At industrial work sites, workers are at an increased risk of machine-related injuries.  Damage to ...


What Happened to Gustavo Cabrera’s Wrist?

December 2nd, 2013
baseball

On November 4 2013, NBC reported a horrific wrist injury for Gustavo Cabrera, who was Giant’...


Elbow dislocations make the list of recent football injuries

November 25th, 2013
football injuries

USA Today recently published an article about football injuries that have of late been putting playe...


Treating loose bodies in the elbow: A look at Carlos Gomez’s arthroscopy

November 18th, 2013
baseball

Carlos Gomez, center fielder of the Milwaukee Brewers, recently underwent arthroscopic surgery on hi...