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Knee Injuries
by Kimberly Allen, RN Summer is over and schools are back in session and football as well as other sports are also back.  Every year  in the US 46.5 million children participate in sports.  And believe it or not 1 out of every 3 of those children participating in... Read more
ACL Injury

ACL Injury

Kimberly Allen R.N. January 28, 2013

ACL or anterior cruciate ligament injuries are among the most common knee injuries. In the US, there are approximately 150,000 ACL injuries every year, most of which are suffered by athletes. Female athletes are up to eight times more likely to suffer an ACL injury than their male counter parts, especially if …

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