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2014-03-28 16:22:27

Learn how orthopaedic foot and ankle specialists manage common injury ROSEMONT, Ill., March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Many people associate ankle fractures with sports, but you don't have to be an athlete to develop a serious ankle injury. Ankle fractures, in which there is a partial or complete break in a bone, can happen to anyone. People can break an ankle after a fall, car accident or twisting injury. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130814/DC64237LOGO Some...

2014-03-18 23:30:58

The redesign to South Florida Foot & Ankle Centers’ website adds over 100 pages of details about foot and ankle conditions, symptoms, causes and treatments. West Palm Beach, Florida (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 The podiatry foot and ankle specialists at South Florida Foot & Ankle Centers have re-launched its website with a new design and added over 100 pages detailing the conditions and foot injuries that they specialize in treating. The website is now a comprehensive resource for...

2014-02-24 12:24:40

Focus on footwear, say orthopaedic foot and ankle specialists ROSEMONT, Ill., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It's not hard to be impressed with the skills of the Winter Olympic athletes. If you've been inspired to get out and try some winter sports yourself, keep in mind that sometimes the only thing standing between you and a foot or ankle injury is proper footwear. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130814/DC64237LOGO) Start with the right fit in the footwear...

2014-01-13 23:25:57

A Georgia woman has been identified as the plaintiff in a Skechers lawsuit recently filed by Wright & Schulte. This case alleges that the plaintiff broke multiple bones in her left ankle and leg due to the unstable design of Shape-Ups. (PRWEB) January 12, 2014 A Georgia woman has been identified as the plaintiff in a Skechers lawsuit claim recently filed by Wright & Schulte. This case alleges that the plaintiff broke multiple bones in her left ankle and leg due to the unstable...

2014-01-13 08:26:14

Sensible footwear and safe walking help avoid injury, says orthopaedic foot and ankle MD ROSEMONT, Ill., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With much of the country in the grip of a record-breaking winter, the risk of falls is very real. Snowy and icy conditions increase the number of sprains and fractures from falls, but there are things you can do to stay steady and upright when navigating winter sidewalks. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130814/DC64237LOGO) "It's...

2014-01-12 23:00:22

A Georgia woman has been identified as the plaintiff in a Skechers lawsuit recently filed by Wright & Schulte. This case alleges that the plaintiff broke multiple bones in her left ankle and leg due to the unstable design of Shape-Ups. (PRWEB) January 12, 2014 A Georgia woman has been identified as the plaintiff in a Skechers lawsuit claim recently filed by Wright & Schulte. This case alleges that the plaintiff broke multiple bones in her left ankle and leg due to the unstable...

2013-12-17 16:23:02

CHICAGO, Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Technological advances in ankle replacement are ushering in a new world of pain-free movement for people suffering from debilitating ankle arthritis. While once severely restricted in their activity, those who undergo ankle replacement can enjoy a complete turnaround and actively participate in life again. According to the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS), innovative design and instrumentation, ankle replacement surgery--also...

2013-12-09 16:26:48

CHICAGO, Dec. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Winter is here, with its frigid temperatures, howling winds and snowy, icy conditions. The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS) reports falls on icy surfaces are a major cause of ankle sprains and fractures and offers these tips to keep you safe this winter season. 1. Wear low-heeled boots or overshoes with good traction. High-heeled boots may be in style, but for walking on snow and ice it's best to forego fashion in...

2013-12-05 23:24:09

InventHelp, founded in 1984, is attempting to submit the Protect A Cast to applicable companies for their consideration. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) December 05, 2013 An inventor from Lebanon, Pa., knows the importance of cast care during the healing of an injured foot, ankle or leg. "My friend broke his heel and had to keep it warm during cold weather, but socks weren’t adequate for this task," he said. "This inspired me to design a solution to this problem." He then...

2013-11-12 12:31:08

DUBLIN, November 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dwx2k5/foot_and_ankle) has announced the addition of the "Foot & Ankle Devices Market (2012 - 2017) By product type (external fixation, internal fixation, joint replacement, prosthesis, bracing) - Global trends & competitive analysis" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dwx2k5/foot_and_ankle ] report to their offering. (Logo:...