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Mayo Clinic Experts Available to Discuss Football, Fall Sports Injuries

ROCHESTER, Minn. — August 27, 2012.  With the fall sports season getting under way, Mayo Clinic experts are available to discuss the full range of athletic injuries. Common football, soccer and other falls sports injuries include concussions, stingers, MCL and ACL sprains/tears, meniscus tears, hip pointers, hamstring pulls, muscle contusions [...]

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Wiiitis

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Jennifer Roth tells us that even video games can be a source of overuse injuries. To listen, click the link below. Wiiitis

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When to Seek Attention for a Sports Injury

Often, the desire to get back into the game is so great that many athletes ignore their injuries.  In this Medicial Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Amy McIntosh has some thoughts on when to seek medical attention for a sports related injury. To listen, click the link below. When [...]

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Kids and Sports Injuries

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Amy McIntosh talks about the increase in injuries that kids are suffering on the field of play. To listen, click the link below. Kids & Sports Injuries

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Water Sports and Concussions (pkg)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7_z6SEUOx0k The risk of concussions in youth sports like football and hockey has been in the spotlight a lot lately. But concussions don’t just happen because of collisions on the gridiron, rink or playing field. They can happen on the water, too.  Experts at Mayo Clinic want to make sure [...]

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It's a New Season for Sports Injuries

MEDIA ADVISORY:  Mayo Clinic Experts Available to Discuss Football, Fall Sports Injuries  Common football, soccer and other fall sports injuries include concussions, stingers, MCL and ACL sprains/tears, meniscus tears, hip pointers, hamstring pulls, muscle contusions and ankle sprains. As the new season gets underway, Mayo Clinic experts can discuss the full range [...]

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