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Is it a Sprain or a Broken Bone?

It is spring, finally! Everyone is eager now to get out and play and the kids are in the midst of spring sports season.

Baseball, soccer and lacrosse are not only popular spring sports but they are also known for injuries, often times to the leg, ankle or foot.
Sometimes it’s difficult to know if the injury […]

By |May 19th, 2015|Medical Minutes|0 Comments

Winter Safety Tips: Skiing & Snowboarding

Now that winter is in full swing, it’s the perfect time to remind people about winter safety tips. Though people of all ages enjoy the fun of skiing and snowboarding each winter, the risk of injury – whether minor (cuts, strains, and fractures) or severe (head, neck, and spinal damage) – is very high.


Luckily, a […]

By |January 27th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Winter Safety: Slip and Fall Prevention

Winter is the time for falling temperatures, snow, and…people? The risk of accidental injury and broken bones from slips and falls drastically increases during winter as snow and rain freezes into slippery ice patches. People of all ages, genders, and physical capabilities can slip and fall, which often results in serious or fatal injury. The […]

By |January 2nd, 2015|Blog, Medical Minutes|0 Comments
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