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Do You Have Trigger Finger?

Do You Have Trigger Finger?

If you have noticed a catching sensation when you attempt to bend and straighten your finger, it is possible you are experiencing a condition known as trigger finger. This can be quite painful as it locks the joints in your finger. If you are experiencing trigger...
When to visit an orthopedic clinic

When to visit an orthopedic clinic

How do you know when to see an orthopedic doctor rather than your primary care physician? Save time and money by avoiding your primary care physician and going straight to the specialist who can most help you. Knowing when to visit an orthopedic clinic will help you...
Are You Sitting Correct?

Are You Sitting Correct?

Have you found yourself re-adjusting throughout the day and wondered, what is the correct sitting position? The way we carry ourselves affects all interconnectedness in our bodies; from ligaments and bones to joints and muscles. Desk jobs are becoming more popular and...
How Can You Know if You Tore Your ACL?

How Can You Know if You Tore Your ACL?

If you’ve ever played a high octane, fast paced sport like basketball or football, than it is likely that you or either someone you were playing alongside with was the victim of an ACL tear. While tearing your ACL is primarily an occurrence taking place among high...
Common Sports Injuries in the Fall

Common Sports Injuries in the Fall

Sports injuries are generally a result of direct impact, overuse or due to applying force that is greater than what a particular part of your body can withstand, structurally. Awkward falls or sudden movements can also cause sports injuries, and some of these tend to...
Preventing Osteoporosis

Preventing Osteoporosis

Preventing Osteoporosis: Prevent It Before It’s Too Late! Little do you know that 50% of women age 50 or older in the U.S. are prone to bone breakage due to osteoporosis. It is also nice to know that women will typically begin lowering their bone density compared to...