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Achilles Tendon Injury

Kobe Bryant: Delusional or a Symbol for Change?

Rami Hashish, PhD, DPT | Posted 03.16.2014 | Sports
Rami Hashish, PhD, DPT

If the Black Mamba himself questions whether it is plausible to return from an injury at the ripe-old age of 35, what does that mean for the rest of us?

The Black Mamba Rises

Colin Liotta | Posted 06.14.2013 | Sports
Colin Liotta

When I watched Kobe Bryant talking about his uncertain future, I couldn't help but think of Bruce Wayne's situation in The Dark Knight Rises.

Senators Erik Karlsson's Sliced Achilles: How Bad of an Injury Is It Really?

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 04.16.2013 | Sports
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

A sliced Achilles tendon is something that one would expect to see in a horror movie, not on an ice skating rink. Unfortunately for Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson, his Achilles was cut by the blade of a skate while being hit against the boards.

Greek Mythology Isn't the Only Place to Have Achilles Problems

Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano | Posted 05.19.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano

Achilles' tendon problems aren't limited to Greek mythology. They affect thousands of athletes every year, even those at the highest level. These injuries must be treated quickly and appropriately or they can severely hinder performance.

Making Peace With Your Injuries

Posted 09.30.2011 | Healthy Living

By Deborah Dunham for Blisstree.com I have a major frenemy in my life. And right now, we are definitely leaning more towards enemies than friends. ...