Latest Sprain Stories

2010-02-24 10:00:00

Foot and ankle surgeons discuss arthritis surgical advances LAS VEGAS, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- There's good news for active older adults who are plagued with arthritic ankles.

2010-02-23 10:00:00

Timely treatment and rehabilitation key to proper healing LAS VEGAS, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sometimes athletes can be their own worst enemy especially when they continue to play following an injury to a foot or ankle.

2009-09-29 18:45:54

St. Louis Rams wide receiver Laurent Robinson will likely miss the rest of the season with a broken leg and sprained ankle. Rams Coach Steve Spagnuolo said Tuesday Robinson suffered a high ankle sprain and also a fracture high on his fibula.

2009-09-21 07:30:00

BRISTOL, Tenn., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey from the American Pain Foundation (APF) says economic pain from the recession is contributing to acute (short-term) physical pain for Americans.(1) In response to these findings, King Pharmaceuticals(R), Inc.

2009-09-21 07:00:00

BALTIMORE, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey from the American Pain Foundation says economic pain from the recession is contributing to acute, or short-term, physical pain for Americans.

2009-09-06 23:40:57

High school football players and wrestlers have the highest rate of severe injuries, U.S.

2009-09-02 23:50:00

New study finds severe injuries vary by sport, gender and type of exposure.

2009-06-30 12:00:00

Board tricks, repeated foot impact can lead to serious injury CHICAGO, June 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Children and young adults love the thrill of skateboarding.

2009-05-18 19:50:41

Not ignoring a summer ache or pain due to sports could help prevent serious injuries, two U.S. physicians advise. Dr. William Levine, chief of sports medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, and Dr. Anil S.

2009-05-01 09:30:00

New information indicates tendon injuries may be the culprit ROSEMONT, Ill., May 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ankle sprains are a common injury after a fall, sudden twist or blow to the ankle joint. Approximately 40 percent of those who suffer an ankle sprain will experience chronic ankle pain, even after being treated for their initial injury.

Word of the Day
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.