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  • A Stroke of Genius
    Strokes come in many shapes and sizes. In children and adults, strokes often present sudden limb or facial numbness, confusion and dizziness. But some strokes that cause clots to develop in the small blood vessels of the brain don’t exhibit any symptoms at all. Studies have shown that hundreds to… Read more »
  • What Parents Need to Know About Vaping
    Mango, fruit and crème are just a few of the nicotine flavors that may be drawing kids and teens to electronic cigarettes and vaping. In recent years, rising rates of youth in the United States using e-cigarettes has grown into a public health epidemic. According to the U.S. Centers for… Read more »


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  • How to Stay Composed in Youth Sports
    How can you help sports kids overcome frustration while playing? Watch the video below to see what tips Dr. Cohn gives to sports parents to help their young athletes succeed in sports. Read more »
  • Fear of Failure in Youth Sports
    How can you help sports kids get over their fear of failure? Many young athletes worry too much about what others think and this can cause pressure and expectations. If your athletes worry about what you think, watch this sports parenting success video. Watch the new video, Sports Parents Success… Read more »

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    • BEAR in Mind: There’s a New ACL Repair Technique on the Block
      Bridge-Enhanced Anterior Cruciate Ligament Repair: Two-year results of a first-in-human studyMurray MM, Kalish LA, Fleming BC, Proffen BL, Ecklund K, Kramer DE, Yen YM, & Micheli LJ.  Ortho J Sports Med. 2019; 7(3).  DOI: 10.1177/2325967118824356  https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/2325967118824356Take Home Message: Bridge-enhanced anterior cruciate ligament repair is producing similar outcomes to hamstring autograft… Read more »
    • Who Gets Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy?
      Association between contact sports participation and chronic traumatic encephalopathy: a retrospective study. Bieniek KF, Blessing MM, Heckman MG, Diehl NN, Serie AM, Paolini MA, Boeve BF, Savica R, Reichard RR, and Dickson DW. Brain Pathol. 2019. [Epub Ahead of Print]. Full Text Freely Available                                                                         Take Home Message: Among 750 samples… Read more »

    • BEAR in Mind: There’s a New ACL Repair Technique on the Block
      Bridge-Enhanced Anterior Cruciate Ligament Repair: Two-year results of a first-in-human studyMurray MM, Kalish LA, Fleming BC, Proffen BL, Ecklund K, Kramer DE, Yen YM, & Micheli LJ.  Ortho J Sports Med. 2019; 7(3).  DOI: 10.1177/2325967118824356  https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/2325967118824356Take Home Message: Bridge-enhanced anterior cruciate ligament repair is producing similar outcomes to hamstring autograft… Read more »
    • Who Gets Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy?
      Association between contact sports participation and chronic traumatic encephalopathy: a retrospective study. Bieniek KF, Blessing MM, Heckman MG, Diehl NN, Serie AM, Paolini MA, Boeve BF, Savica R, Reichard RR, and Dickson DW. Brain Pathol. 2019. [Epub Ahead of Print]. Full Text Freely Available                                                                         Take Home Message: Among 750 samples… Read more »

    • Who Gets Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy?
      Association between contact sports participation and chronic traumatic encephalopathy: a retrospective study. Bieniek KF, Blessing MM, Heckman MG, Diehl NN, Serie AM, Paolini MA, Boeve BF, Savica R, Reichard RR, and Dickson DW. Brain Pathol. 2019. [Epub Ahead of Print]. Full Text Freely Available                                                                         Take Home Message: Among 750 samples… Read more »
    • OARSI guidelines for the non-surgical management of knee, hip, and polyarticular osteoarthritis
      OARSI guidelines for the non-surgical management of knee, hip, and polyarticular osteoarthritisBannuru RR, Osani MC, Vaysbrot EE, Arden N, Bennell K, Bierma-Zeinstra SMA, Kraus VB, Lohmander LS, Abbott JH, Bhandari M, Blanco F, Espinosa R, Haugen IK, Lin J, Mandl LA, Moilanen E, Nakamura N, Snyder-Mackler L, Trojian T, Underwood… Read more »