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PRP Therapy Can Be for The Weekend Athlete

PRP Therapy Can Be for The Weekend Athlete

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Have you heard about PRP therapy, or platelet rich plasma? This is not some new drug or medical miracle, but rather an innovative new way to heal and speed up recovery from injury. It is becoming a more popular form of treatmen

Heat or Ice for First Aid?

Heat or Ice for First Aid?

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One of the most helpful things to know for an injury is whether to use ice or heat. Here are a few things to store away in your memory for when the emergency occurs.

What Does My Knee Pain Mean?

What Does My Knee Pain Mean?

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Are you wondering why you have knee pain when standing up or climbing stairs, but not when you run? It could be runner's knee.