Athletic Injuries in Children
Here are some telltale signs that may help to prevent future injuries in child and adolescent athletes.
Children Running in Road Races
Parents of young runners should try to keep running fun for kids. Let running be something your child chooses to do.
The Aristocratic Foot: A Sign of Nobility?
The foot is an architectural marvel, an engineering masterpiece. But with the Morton's foot (second toe longer than your first toe), certain injuries can occur.
Soccer Season: Don't "Play Through" The Pain
It's important for parent and coaches to think twice before letting a young, injured soccer player "play through" foot and ankle pain.
Avoid Injuries This Flip-Flop Season
With beach season in full swing, many are wearing flip-flops for prolonged periods of time. But many types of flip-flops can cause foot and ankle problems.
5 Questions With Robert F. Weiss, Podiatry
"I suffered as a young man from serious foot and knee problems... The greatest gift one can have is to help another human being."
Tips for Road Race Season
Every road race is a learning experience and there are many tricks to proper racing style.
Plantar Fasciitis: The Basics
What causes this common injury in athletes? What can be done to alleviate it? Dr. Weiss discusses.
Hills for Strength
Hill training is a natural way of developing muscles rather than using equipment. This will improve the ability of the heart to circulate blood.
Iliotibial Band Syndrome in Runners
Iliotibial Band Syndrome affects mostly athletes, espeically those new to exercise or distance runners.