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2013-10-03 09:01:23

Common sports injury can lead to osteoarthritis in later life In late summer and early fall when youth and college sports begin, it's a similar refrain: a star on the varsity basketball team tore her anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) and is out for the season after surgery. A college football game stopped as a defensive safety hobbles off the field with an ACL injury. Annually in the U.S., more than 200,000 ACL injuries are reported, often by active young adult and adolescent athletes,...

2013-09-26 23:29:57

James Lubowitz, MD, a U.S. ski team doctor, lectured to his international peers at the Arthroscopy Association of German Speaking Countries (AGA) on returning to skiing after an ACL Tear. Santa Fe, New Mexico (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 The Arthroscopy Association of German Speaking Countries (AGA) selected New Mexico orthopedic specialist James Lubowitz, MD as an international participant at the 2013 annual meeting in Wiesbaden, Germany. Serving as an honorary member of AGA since 2010,...

2013-09-25 23:37:18

School is now in full swing and with it, kids’ sports. As knee injuries are common among youth and teen athletes, Core Products reminds parents and health professionals of its knee supports that offer maximum relief for athletes. (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 School is now in full swing and with it, kids’ sports. As knee injuries are common among youth and teen athletes, Core Products reminds parents and health professionals of its knee supports that offer maximum relief for athletes....


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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