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UAB expert offers tips for teens, parents on staying safe during summer months and activities

UAB expert offers tips for teens, parents on staying safe during summer months and activities

Exercise and increased physical activity are effective for prevention, treatment of depression

Exercise and increased physical activity are effective for prevention, treatment of depression

Players who sustain a concussion return to play after 19 days, study shows

Players who sustain a concussion return to play after 19 days, study shows

Repetitive knee stress and lack of rest can be major causes of ACL failure

Repetitive knee stress and lack of rest can be major causes of ACL failure

Rutgers participates in Big Ten-Ivy League Epidemiology of Concussions study

Rutgers participates in Big Ten-Ivy League Epidemiology of Concussions study

Headgear worn during women's lacrosse practice can reduce rate of injuries

Headgear worn during women's lacrosse practice can reduce rate of injuries

Young athletes who fail to score 90% on fitness tests have higher risk of second knee injury

Young athletes who fail to score 90% on fitness tests have higher risk of second knee injury

Most non-traumatic fatalities among football players occur during conditioning sessions

Most non-traumatic fatalities among football players occur during conditioning sessions

Lower MRI grade and humeral location linked to higher survival rates

Lower MRI grade and humeral location linked to higher survival rates

Addition of lateral extra-articular tenodesis to hamstring autograft reduces graft failure

Addition of lateral extra-articular tenodesis to hamstring autograft reduces graft failure

Surgery better than observation for older patients with meniscal root tear, study suggests

Surgery better than observation for older patients with meniscal root tear, study suggests

Researchers investigate whether platelet-rich plasma therapy can reduce risk of meniscus repair

Researchers investigate whether platelet-rich plasma therapy can reduce risk of meniscus repair

Arthroscopy more accurate than MRI for chondral defects of the knee, study finds

Arthroscopy more accurate than MRI for chondral defects of the knee, study finds

Patients treated with NSAIDs use less opioids

Patients treated with NSAIDs use less opioids

Caffeine may cause problems for individuals with anxiety disorder

Caffeine may cause problems for individuals with anxiety disorder

Athletic training method reduces head injuries in high school football

Athletic training method reduces head injuries in high school football

BioSA team aims to develop improved bone regeneration scaffold design

BioSA team aims to develop improved bone regeneration scaffold design

Military cadets who focus on one sport are more likely to be injured, study finds

Military cadets who focus on one sport are more likely to be injured, study finds

Common traits keep many patients with knee cartilage issues from participating in clinical trials

Common traits keep many patients with knee cartilage issues from participating in clinical trials

Coaches may need to enlist parents' help in counting pitches for their young players

Coaches may need to enlist parents' help in counting pitches for their young players