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Elbow Injuries Are Increasing in Middle and High School Students Who Focus on One Sport

November 11th, 2013
elbow injury

Elbow injuries might not be something you think of being overly common with teenagers. But new stati...


Preventing fractures in the wrist and other serious injuries caused by osteoporosis

November 11th, 2013
wrist pain

The International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) recently came out with a report on rates of osteopor...


Preventing prosthetic joint infections in the hands, wrists, and other body parts

November 4th, 2013
joint replacement

A recent study from the Journal of Hospital Infection points to the high costs of prosthetic joint i...


Copper and Magnetic Wrist Bracelets Found to Be Ineffective Against Arthritis Pain

October 28th, 2013

People suffering from rheumatoid arthritis often deal with pain in their wrist or hands.  For yea...


Kleinert, Hand Surgery Pioneer, Dies

October 21st, 2013
harold kleinart

A pioneer in hand surgery passed away at the age of 91.  Dr. Harold Kleinert of Louisville, died o...


MRSA in the bursa of the elbow or other joints

October 14th, 2013
elbow pain

In the publication, Health News Florida, one writer recently shared a alarming personal story titled...


The negative impact of popular gadgets on children’s hand health

October 7th, 2013

Articles are popping up in publications around the world about the effects of excessive gadget use o...


Cysts and other growths in the wrist: What are they, and what should you do?

September 30th, 2013

Finding bumps or lumps on your wrist can be frightening or puzzling. What do they signify? Are they...


New Study Shows Broccoli May be a Friend to Those with Arthritis in Their Hands

September 24th, 2013

Eat your vegetables.  This advice is nothing new, and most people have heard it from the time they ...


Recent research into nerve compression at the elbow: The effects of lifestyle choices

September 16th, 2013
elbow

When we think about elbow injuries, what often comes to mind are problems stemming from external phy...


Spotting elbow, hand, and wrist injuries in student athletes

September 9th, 2013
student playing badminton

A recent article from APP.com discusses the prevalence of sports-related overuse injuries among unde...


Matt Harvey’s Elbow Injury Impacts Mets’ Season

September 2nd, 2013
baseball

Pitching ace, Matt Harvey of the New York Mets was dealt a crippling blow on Monday night when he su...


What you should know about animal bites to the hand

August 26th, 2013
dog bite

When people think of hand injuries, what usually comes to mind are conditions stemming from repetiti...


How to prevent and manage arthritis in the hand

August 19th, 2013
hand squeezing ball

The name arthritis is known as an umbrella term for over 100 disorders and diseases. Because of this...


Dr. Knight is Now Hayabusa Sports Doctor

August 13th, 2013

Dr. Knight has agreed to become the official sports doctor of the Hayabusa brand. Hayabusa is one of...