Achilles Tendon

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Why Jumping Rope is a Must for Athletes

The jump rope is an exercise that a lot of us spent a few days on in PE during elementary school and then forgot all about. But it is an extremely...

A Ruptured Achilles Tendon Doesn't Need Open Surgery To Fix It

The ruptured Achilles tendon heals when repaired and doesn't need open surgery to fix it. Here is why. The Achilles is a broad tendon that connects...

Arian Foster Uses Instagram Videos to Show NFL Teams He's Recovered from Achilles Injury

The Houston Texans released four-time Pro Bowler Arian Foster in March. Foster has battled injuries since 2013, when he had issues with his back. Mo...

Battle Growth Spurt Pain With These 3 Stretches

Are you or your young athletes experiencing growth spurt pain in the ankles or knees? Young athletes that are going through puberty will have rapid...

WATCH: Idaho State Hurdler Ruptures Achilles Mid-Race, Still Finishes

If a track runner gets injured in the midst of an event, he or she is not likely to finish the race. But that was not the case with Idaho State hurd...