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Risk Exposure Time

Risk Exposure Time The Stone Clinic
The increasing number of injuries in all sports for all ages begs the question: Is the risk worth it? Can the risks be decreased? How do we increase the fun/time ratio without the injury cost?

LeBron James v Stephen Curry

LeBron James v Stephen Curry The Stone Clinic
You watch the ball. I watch the knees. Here is what I see:

The MCL Injury

The MCL Injury The Stone Clinic
The MCL is in the news. When Steph Curry’s knee stopped the fall of JaVale McGee in the game against the Atlanta Hawks, his knee bent inward with the tibia moving toward the opposite leg and the femur moving outward. A fibrous ligament, called the Medial Collateral Ligament, gave way. Here, anatomically and biologically, is what happened:

Steph Curry’s Ankle — Part 2

Steph Curry’s Ankle — Part 2 The Stone Clinic
The questions most often asked by athletes, coaches, trainers, and of course fans are, “What can be done to speed healing?” “What can reduce the re-injury rate—and are there permanent solutions?”

The Lessons of the Warriors

The Lessons of the Warriors The Stone Clinic
Two true clichés: Great teams are made, not born. Championships are earned, not given. What we saw during the Warriors NBA championship run was poetry in motion. Here are the lessons I would share about how the games were played, and why they were won:

MCL Injuries: Why Kevin Durant Will Be Back

MCL Injuries:  Why Kevin Durant Will Be Back The Stone Clinic
There are now phenomenally potent tools to drive healing to a full, faster than ever recovery. You just have to use them.

Steph Curry’s Ankles

Steph Curry’s Ankles The Stone Clinic
Even incomparable athletes like The Warriors’ Steph Curry are made of flesh and blood—and cartilage. Their intense level of performance creates unique challenges, calling for special solutions.

Steph Curry: MCL, meet MRI

Steph Curry: MCL, meet MRI
Just how serious is Steph Curry’s recent knee injury, and what caused it? Equally important: How might it impact his game, and The Warriors’ season?

Steph Curry’s knees

Steph Curry’s knees
The Golden State Warriors, and star Steph Curry, may seem like superheroes—but they’re human beings with human parts. He’s what their knees endure during each game, and why (barring injury) they're able to handle it with such finesse.

How to heal like Kobe Bryant

How to heal like Kobe Bryant
The news that Kobe Bryant has "shattered" the timetable for recovery from his Achilles tendon repair is no doubt heartening for Los Angeles Lakers fans.
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