Latest Stress fracture Stories

2014-01-09 11:40:16

Participation in so-called ultramarathons — defined as any distance beyond the standard 26.2-mile marathon — has grown exponentially in recent years.

2013-10-29 15:52:31

Lower back injuries are the third most common injuries suffered in athletes under age 18.

2013-09-17 23:18:57

"Student athletes are at risk of foot and ankle injuries if precautions are not taken during training or in competition." - California Podiatric Medical Association Sacramento,

2013-04-19 19:23:33

Young athletes who specialize in one sport and train intensively have a significantly higher risk of stress fractures and other severe overuse injuries, even when compared with other injured athletes.

2013-03-16 23:02:17

Wright & Schulte has filed five Skechers stress fracture lawsuits contending that the plaintiffs sustained major stress fractures to their feet and lower legs due to the design of Shape-Ups.

2013-03-07 23:00:59

Skechers Shape-Ups lawsuits allege the rocker-bottom design of Skechers Shape-Ups toning shoes promotes gait instability, which can lead to serious injuries, including stress fractures.

Shoes That Replicate Being Barefoot May Be Bad For Your Bones
2013-03-07 15:06:55

If you’ve expressed any interest in exercise on Google or ‘liked’ a themed race on Facebook, you have, more likely than not, had targeted advertising pop-ups introducing you to the growing trend of minimalist and barefoot footwear.

Word of the Day
  • Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.