Injuries Caused From Participation in Winter Sports and Activities

by Premier Health

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The cold weather marks the beginning of many seasonal activities as the weather changes and schools begin transitioning to winter sports. Students take part in team sports such as wrestling and basketball, while others, including adults enjoy ice hockey, skiing, snowboarding and sledding.  All active recreational endeavors require participants to maintain varying levels of physical strength and flexibility to prevent injuries. Stretching well, and on…

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BREAST CANCER

by Premier Health

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Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in women. The greatest risk factor is to be a woman, as one in eight will be diagnosed at some point during their lifetime.  Aging also increases the risk as most breast cancers are diagnosed after age 50. Both men and woman that have a…

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