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The foot and ankle region is the most common area of injury for dancers of all ages and skill levels.
A new Audit report on fragility fractures, issued today by the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF), predicts that Brazil will experience an explosion in the number of fragility fractures due to osteoporosis in the coming decades.
Below are highlights of new research articles appearing in the March 2012 issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (JAAOS), as well as the full table of contents.
Vitamin D may be associated with a lower risk of developing stress fractures in preadolescent and adolescent girls, especially among those very active in high-impact activities.
In the U.S alone there are nearly 1.5 million female youth soccer players. Studies show how much of an increased risk of injuries and health issues these females have from playing soccer.
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