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9 Sports Injuries article(s) found.

Achilles Tendinopathy and Associated Injuries

Introduction Achilles tendon injuries are a common sight in most sports injury practices. The Achilles tendon is the largest tendon in the body, connecting the powerful calf muscles to the heel bone ...

Is off-piste skiing too dangerous?

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As a keen skier myself I was saddened to read about the terrible accident suffered by Michael Schumacher. Thank goodness he was wearing a helmet - something that I started to do 5 years ago when my so...

Fit for Sport 1: Skiing

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Fit for Sport 1: Skiing While many of us dread the cold short days of winter, an increasing number of the population from seven to seventy greet this season with excitement and anticipation. This is ...

Fit for Sport 3: Winter Golf – Be Prepared!

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Irrespective of the level of game that comes out of your bag, cold, wet and windy weather, coupled with hard or slippery ground conditions will challenge every golfer this winter. Mark Adshead, Managi...

Tennis (and Golfer’s) Elbow: Treatment Strategies

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Fiona Jacobsen, Principal Physiotherapist at Physio2go St. Albans explores the common causes of elbow pain and discusses how this often chronic condition may be prevented. Mr. Andrew Irwin, Consultant...

Sprained Ankle: Treatment Strategies

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There are many ways to sprain your ankle. Injuries occur in both sporting and non sporting environments. In this article Paul Carter, Specialist Physiotherapist at Physio2go St. Albans, discusses comm...

Shoulder Pain: Acute Injury and Chronic Conditions

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The shoulder joint has the greatest range of movement of any joint in our body ensuring that our arms and hands get where they need to be to carry out all aspects of our daily lives at home, at work a...

Joint Replacement Surgery: Getting the Timing Right

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Mark Adshead Managing Director of Physio2go Ltd. St. Albans joins Mr. Neil Davies Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon of St. Albans City Hospital and Spire Hospital Harpenden exploring factors which may im...

Adolescent Joint Health: Growing pains explained

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Mark Adshead, Managing Director of Physio2go St. Albans looks at the physical stresses placed on adolescent joints. Mark explores some of the common causes of joint pain in the young athlete and brief...