Orthopedics

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Play It Safe This Winter With Smart Injury Prevention Techniques

2019-12-17T11:57:22-07:00Orthopedics, Your Health Articles|

By Lauren Glendenning, For Memorial Regional Health Tips on Keeping Your Risk for Injuries Low This Winter With so many winter sports and recreational activities to enjoy this season, there are multiple injury risks for which to be aware.  With plenty of early-season snow on the ground to take advantage of, we asked the [...]

Working Together for Better Concussion Recovery

2019-12-12T14:29:13-07:00Orthopedics, Your Health Articles|

By Lauren Glendenning, For Memorial Regional Health When a Child or Teen Suffers a Concussion, Treatment and Recovery are a Collaborative Effort Concussions are an event that cause the brain to suddenly move back and forth, causing a disruption in function, according to the National Injury Prevention Foundation. This sudden, rapid movement of the [...]

Wear and Tear on the Joints Can Lead to Osteoarthritis

2019-10-15T12:42:32-07:00Orthopedics, Your Health Articles|

By Lauren Glendenning, For Memorial Regional Health Osteoarthritis Is One of the Most Common Orthopaedic Conditions Seen in Craig Osteoarthritis — which occurs when the cartilage that cushions and protects the ends of your bones gradually wears away — is one of the most common conditions that Memorial Regional Health Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr. Kevin [...]

Physical Therapy Provides Many Benefits to Overall Health

2019-10-10T11:37:25-07:00Orthopedics, Your Health Articles|

By Lauren Glendenning, For Memorial Regional Health October is National Physical Therapy Month Physical therapists at Memorial Regional Health are taking part in The American Physical Therapy Association’s annual campaign, “ChoosePT,” to educate the public about the benefits of physical therapy.  Danika Jost, physical therapist at Memorial Regional Health, said physical therapists “are movement [...]