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Common Lower Leg and Foot Injuries in Children

The bones and ligaments in children differ from those of an adult due not only to their immaturity but also because they’re still growing. However, since the growth plates of children are still “open,” they’re much more susceptible to injury… read more

Don’t Let Snow and Ice Bring You Down – Literally!

It’s official – winter is here. And, with it comes snow and ice. While fun for skating, sledding, and snowman building, it’s also prime conditions for slips and falls – often resulting in foot and ankle injuries. In fact, the… read more