Fitness trackers were very popular during the Christmas season last year, but new research suggests that people who rely on the devices to help spur weight loss probably haven’t shed much weight. To better understand the long-term effectiveness of fitness bands for weight loss, researchers conducted a survey called the IDEA study, which stands for […]
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The Minnesota Vikings christened their new stadium with a big win over their rival Green Bay, but they also suffered a big loss in the form of an injury to Adrian Peterson. Peterson suffered a torn right meniscus on a 5-yard run late in the third quarter. His knee twisted awkwardly as he was tackled […]
New research published in Arthritis and Rheumatology suggests that individuals with knee pain are more likely to have pain in other joints in their body. For their study, researchers analyzed two large cohort studies of patients with or at risk of knee pain and osteoarthritis. Both of the studies asked participants about their pain and discomfort […]
After several ankle sprains I went in to see Dr. Silverman. He explained that my ligaments were damaged and things would only get worse unless I had surgery to correct the issue. Dr. Silverman solved all of my problems, and got me back to 100%. If you need surgery, get it before your injuries get worse. Dr. Silverman is a great surgeon – he will take good care of you!
-Lilli (Ankle Ligament Reconstruction Surgery)