Category: Sports Medicine

The World Cup and women’s knee injuries

By: Dr. Lora Scott – Sports medicine Seeing the USA’s women’s soccer team win the World Cup, as well as the concern when Alex Morgan missed the first few rounds due to injury, gives us a chance to talk about … Continue reading

For or against red-shirting?

By: Dr. Lora Scott, MD- Sports medicine Dr. Ramey recently wrote a blog about red-shirting eighth graders. By repeating the eighth grade, parents hope for an extra year of growth and an advantage in high school sports, eventually leading to a sports … Continue reading

What do athletic trainers do?

March is National Athletic Trainer month and Brain Injury Awareness month. These are both major topics in sports medicine. Although each deserve their own blog, now is a great time to introduce who athletic trainers are and the role they … Continue reading

5 ways to get kids involved in your fitness routine

Time Magazine recently published an article on fitness trends in 2015. Many of these have been around for years, but their popularity continues to grow as we learn about their benefits. Today’s post is a quick review of these trends, … Continue reading

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