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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...


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...