Orthopedics & Sports Medicine


FIU Decathlon Athlete Back on Track After...

Among both amateur and Olympic track & field athletes, it doesn’t get more challenging than the grueling 10-event, 2-day decathlon, which is synonymous with the...

May 20, 2021 / 3 min read


Arthritis Awareness: You’re ‘Never Too Young or...

To say that arthritis is a widespread health condition in the U.S. may be an understatement. It is a leading cause of disability, and contributes...

May 6, 2021 / 4 min read


‘I’m Pain-Free Now’ — An Active Lifestyle...

Throughout her years in school and afterward as she took part in many sports and workouts, Adriana Collado dealt with a discomforting pain in her...

May 4, 2021 / 3 min read


Arthritis Flare-Ups: Prevention is Key Via Staying...

For many people with arthritis, a flare-up occurs when symptoms — sometimes suddenly — get more intense. The flare-up might entail more pain, swelling, and...

May 1, 2021 / 3 min read


On the Road to Health: Cycling Safety...

Fresh air in your face, a feeling of freedom and the exhilaration of a little exercise. What could be better than enjoying a bike ride...

April 28, 2021 / 4 min read


Kids’ Sports: Playing Safe to Avoid Overuse...

Many students are resuming sports activities on fields and courts. While the competition and excitement of winning are positive lures, the explosion of youth sports...

April 6, 2021 / 3 min read


Q&A on Balancing Pandemic’s Challenges: Working From...

A little over a year ago, a massive work-from-home experiment began when the World Health Organization declared a global pandemic. Companies across the United States...

April 5, 2021 / 5 min read


Arthritis Afflicts Younger Americans

Arthritis used to be thought of as an inevitable part of getting older. As joints and the protective structures around them age, pain develops and...

April 4, 2021 / 2 min read


Here’s How Arthritis is Diagnosed and Treated...

Arthritis affects roughly 55 million U.S. adults — about 1 in 4 — and it’s one of the most common chronic conditions in the nation....

April 2, 2021 / 3 min read