Take a look inside a day in the life of Phillies team physician Michael Ciccotti, M.D., during spring training in Clearwater, Fla.
Sports seem to saturate our lives. In fact, it’s hard to go through a day without reading, hearing or seeing something about sports. Studies show that there are over 45 million young athletes in the United States participating in a broad range of sports activities.
Yet with this increased participation...
As a former Orthopaedic Consultant and Orthopaedic Medical Director for the Philadelphia Marathon, I have seen all that goes into the race from a medical prospective. In order to prevent the type of injuries that can occur with running a marathon, it is important to consider three key points.
A dangerous percentage of Americans have no regular exercise routine, which can lead to bone and muscle loss and diminished cardiac function.