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2010-12-07 00:00:46

Myfootshop.com offers information and products for people suffering from chronic and acute ankle instability and ankle sprains. Newark, OH (PRWEB) December 6, 2010 Ankle sprains are the single most common injury seen in emergency rooms in this country.

2010-11-15 04:07:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A press conference will be held on Tuesday, November 23, 2010, 11:30 a.m.

2010-10-08 08:10:14

Does your child sit in front of the television and play video games all day? You may need to step in and decrease the number of hours you let them play each day.

2010-09-14 09:03:01

More than 4 million basketball-related injuries among children and adolescents between the ages of 5 and 19 were treated in emergency departments in the decade spanning 1997 to 2007.

2010-09-13 07:50:00

More than 4 million pediatric and adolescent basketball-related injuries treated in emergency departments 1997-2007.

2010-09-02 04:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept 2 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time in history, a new, clinically tested athletic shoe produced by Ektio Inc.

2010-09-01 07:00:00

Athletes who return to their sport before they are completely healed may suffer long-term consequences ROSEMONT, Ill., Sept.

2010-08-24 13:37:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Foot pain began affecting Donna's tennis game, and she was determined not to let it keep her from the sport she loved. The 47-year-old avid tennis player from Arizona tried to play through the pain and rest her feet between matches.

2010-03-12 07:00:00

New study questions the safety of football turf; warrants further research NEW ORLEANS, March 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to a study presented today at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), rates for Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) injuries and eversion ankle sprains (where the foot twists outward) are significantly higher in the National Football League (NFL) games played on FieldTurf, an artificial playing surface, as compared to...

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