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Blog Posts in October, 2013

Preventing Winter Shoveling Injuries

Winter can be a magical time in New York City when the snow falls and covers everything in a clean white blanket. Of course, all the snow that falls around your home, sidewalk, and driveway must be ...
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What to Do When You Have a Stress Fracture

Stress fractures, which are common among athletes, can significantly interfere with your mobility. If you are experiencing the symptoms of a stress fracture, it is important to see an orthopedic ...
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Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments of Greenstick Fractures

Unlike other types of fractures, greenstick fractures involve bones that are bent, rather than broken. They are somewhat rare in adults but common in children, who still have high levels of calcium in ...
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What Is Frozen Shoulder?

Frozen shoulder can be a debilitating condition. It most often afflicts people between the ages of 40 and 60. Although frozen shoulder can clear up on its own, an orthopedic doctor can speed up ...
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The Different Types of Fractures

Many people mistakenly believe that bone fractures and breaks are two different conditions. In fact, they are the same, and both terms can be used to describe different kinds of fracture-based bone ...
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For the Working Moms

Rise and shine... The familiar sound of the alarm clock - another day and the beginning of another hectic week... You make the bed, bending at each corner. In the bathroom, you hunch over the sink to ...
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How Are Fractures Treated?

When one of your bones is exposed to outside pressure it can’t sustain, a fracture is likely to occur. The bone may break completely—a condition called a displaced fracture—or it may ...
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The Affordable Care Act - "Obamacare" - Opens Today!

Today, many Americans with preexisting conditions and for the most part, lower incomes, will have a new way of obtaining health insurance. Tune in to this podcast as it looks at what ...
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