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Dentists Recommend Kids Use Mouthguard To Protect Them When Doing Sports
...protective equipment made for their sport, such as shin
pads, wrist guards, eye protection, and helmet, adds AAP President Carol Berkowitz, M.D., FAAP. Always consult your pediatrician on the sport that is right for your child’s age and abilities.” “In the past few years, since high schools and colleges ...
New System Monitors Tiny 'Earthquakes' in Bones to Prevent Fractures
...ss fractures in the femur, commonly referred to as shin
splints, depending on the service branch and type of training, with the highest incidence in women recruits. In horse racing, 70 percent of young thoroughbreds experience fractures, Akkus said. The researchers are developing the monitoring techniqu...
High Resolution CT Accurately Diagnoses Shin Splints
...how medial tibial stress syndrome, better known as shin
splints, in distance runners according, to a study... subjects: 20 distance runners with no symptoms of shin
splints, 11 distance runners with pain due to shin
splints and 10 volunteers not involved in a sport...
Skin Cancer Tumour Removed from Laura Bush's Leg
...George W. Bush had a biopsy of a small sore on the shin
of her right leg shortly before US congressional elections, White House spokesperson Eryn Witcher said Monday evening. Doctors identified it as a squamous cell carcinoma, the second most common type of skin cancer. "Because of Mrs. Bush's early d...