David Wright's Neck Surgery: 3 Things to Know

NEck Pain
Learn the nonsurgical and surgical treatment options available for neck pain.

Olympian Overcomes Labral Tear Injury

Swimming
American diver Kassidy Cook overcomes several injuries, including a labral tear, and will compete in the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

4 Ways to Sidestep Injuries and Improve Your Golf Swing

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A better golf swing doesn’t have to be complicated. Check out these tips and targeted exercises to improve your consistency.

Do Compression Garments Work?

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Compression garments are popular for amateur and professional athletes alike. Find out what research says about their effectiveness.

Running with Sciatica: 4 Things to Know

Animated still of the pain radiating down the sciatic nerve in the leg
Are your sciatica symptoms making it difficult to run? Try these 4 tips to find relief.

4 Risk Factors for ACL Injuries That You Need to Know

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Don’t become another statistic for ACL injuries. Here are four risk factors you need to know.

Tips for Properly Taping an Ankle Injury

Wrapping Ankle
Properly taping your ankle injury makes a difference in recovery time and the likelihood of further injury. Make sure you’re taking these steps when taping an ankle injury.

Which ACL Graft Is Right for You?

A portion of the patellar tendon is commonly used for an ACL graft
An ACL tear doesn't have to spell the end to your favorite sport or activity. Here's how to choose which of the 3 common ACL grafts may be right for you.

5 Stretches and Exercises for Rotator Cuff Tears

Physical therapists may use the crossover arm stretch to help treat a rotator cuff tear.
Physical therapy plays an important role when healing from a rotator cuff tear. Read about several exercises you may encounter on your road to recovery.

How Do SLAP Tears Affect Athletes?

lateral tear
SLAP tears are common shoulder injuries in athletes participating in sports with overhead motions. What is a SLAP tear and how do you treat it?

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