Knee
 

The knee is the joint between the thigh and the lower leg.

Patellofemoral pain is a common but complex knee problem that occurs in active people. The patella (kneecap) sits in a groove at the bottom of the thigh bone (femur)....[Read More]
Although patellar and quadriceps tendon ruptures or tears are rare, they are serious injuries....[Read More]
Osgood-Schlatter disease refers to a condition occurring during adolescence that causes pain, swelling and soreness on an area of the upper shinbone, just below the knee, called the tibial tuberosity....[Read More]
Meniscus tears can happen with an acute twisting knee injury, especially in younger athletes. Athletes may also have degenerative tears, which can happen over time. ...[Read More]
The medial collateral ligament (MCL) is one of the four ligaments that stabilize the knee along with the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), posterior cruciate ligament (PCL), and lateral collateral ligament (LCL)....[Read More]
As part of our 5 Questions series, we look at five questions you should ask your doctor about knee arthritis....[Read More]
The iliotibial band (ITB) is a thick band of fascia (a kind of hard flesh) that extends down the outside of the upper thigh....[Read More]
Because of the high-velocity, high-impact nature of the sport, ice hockey players may suffer concussions....[Read More]
The first rules for golf were written in 1774 by Edinburgh golfers, who practiced a game that originated along the coast of Scotland during the 15th century. The original game involved using a club or stick to hit a pebble around sand dunes. Today, golf is played worldwide, predominantly in English-speaking countries, by males and females, in club, collegiate, amateur and professional levels.the sport, though....[Read More]
When Spring Training is in full swing, these tips will help avoid baseball-related injuries during the season....[Read More]
An ACL sprain occurs when there is damage to the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), a major knee ligament that is located inside the knee....[Read More]
 
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