Pressure Mounts to Separate Kids & Football

What can you do when your son (or daughter) announces he’s made the football team and all you’ve been hearing is risk, risk, risky business? First, know and understand the risks. The evidence is growing and growing more serious about the longterm effects of football and head injuries. Players who’ve taken a hit to the…

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Low Back Pain: Non-Discriminating Disorder

More than 80% of people experience low-back pain at some point in their lives, and yet the syndrome seems to present itself differently for each patient. Pain can come on suddenly, or gradually. It can be caused by a specific event, or by an unknown trigger. Generally it’s treated with conservative therapy and a dose of…

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Try This Treatment Before Resorting To Knee or Hip Surgery

Knee and hip replacement surgeries total nearly 1 million procedures annually. Though the vast majority of these procedures are successful and patients are extremely happy with the results, it can be difficult to return to your full function after this type of procedure. Yes, most patients are happy to maintain normal function of these all-important joints…

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Reduce Your Back or Neck Pain Without Popping More Pills!

Certain pain medications can carry negative side effects while offering limited relief from pain from sports injuries, surgeries or other traumas. Cortisone shots offer patients fast relief from pain resulting from severe inflammation. Ask your doctor if cortisone shots are the answer to your chronic pain. By injecting the corticosteroids directly into the inflamed tissue,…

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How To Recover From A Broken Fibula

Unlike most injuries and ailments, a broken fibula is unlikely to heal in a matter of a few weeks. Get The Proper Care Immediately Even if you are not experiencing severe pain, you do not want to take the risk of prolonging your broken fibula recovery process, re injuring your leg without proper guidance or…

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How to Speed Up Your Knee Recovery

Whether you are in bitty basketball of the NBA MVP, Platelet Rich Plasma treatment (PRP) is a reliable and accessible solution for knee injuries and severe or persistent knee pain. Treatments are competitive with alternative knee treatments and best of all, non-surgical. While certain injuries require knee surgery to remove extra scar tissue or correct bone…

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PRP – The Fastbreak to Recovery for Basketball Players

  Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) is a budding medical treatment that utilizes the patient’s blood to promote natural healing for quicker recoveries with extremely low risks. Trusted by the NBA’s biggest stars, it provides a solution to one of the most common and dreaded injuries that afflict these nimble giants – knee injuries. For athletes…

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