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Reds place Blandino on DL with torn ACL - 21 Jul 2018
CINCINNATI -- Reds infielder Alex Blandino wore a brace over his right knee and walked in the clubhouse Saturday with the aid of crutches. Blandino was disappointed, having been given the news his 2018 season was prematurely over after being injured ...

Roundup: Titans place OT Jack Conklin on PUP list - 22 Jul 2018
The 2016 first-round pick suffered a torn ACL in the team's playoff loss to the New England Patriots this past January. Though Conklin has made progress during the rehab process, he's not eager to rush back to the field just yet. "You don't want to ...

Program designed to prevent ACL injuries

KSAT San Antonio - 20 Jul 2018
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Ivanhoe Newswire) - There are about 250,000 ACL injuries every year, especially for young men 20 and under and men older than 40. Learn about a program designed to prevent ACL injuries for all ages. You name it, Kay Acton does it.

Reds infielder Blandino suffers torn ACL, out for season

WKRC TV Cincinnati - 21 Jul 2018
CINCINNATI (WKRC) - Reds infielder Alex Blandino was placed on the 10-day disabled list and is out for the season after suffering an ACL injury. The rookie was injured late in the team's 12-1 loss to the Pirates on Friday night. Blandino, who was just ...

Why Female Athletes Have More ACL Injuries Than Males - 20 Jul 2018
Female athletes rupture their anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) more frequently than males…nearly 6-8 times more! The most common sports in which female athletes suffer ACL injuries are soccer and basketball, primarily because of the jumping, landing ...

HealthWatch: ACL Play It Safe - 16 Jul 2018
BACKGROUND: An ACL injury is the tearing of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), one of the major ligaments in your knee. These injuries most commonly occur during sports that involve sudden stops, jumping or changes in direction such as basketball, ...

John Fasola tears ACL, is out for the year

Lone Star Ball - 15 Jul 2018
John Fasola, a Texas Rangers minor league relief pitcher who has been pitching for AA Frisco this season, will miss the rest of 2018 after tearing his ACL and spraining his knee in a collision at home plate earlier this week. Fasola had been working ...

'ACL Play It Safe' program helps reduce injuries

WNDU-TV - 03 Jul 2018
ACL injuries hit us especially hard before we're 20 years old and after we turn 40. But there is some good news. Now there's a program designed to prevent ACL injuries for all ages. You name it, Kay Acton does it. The 56-year-old avid runner is also a ...

Health experts offer tips on how to prevent youth ACL injuries

NY1 - 27 Jun 2018
Just four months after her sister Nicole tore her anterior cruciate ligament, or ACL, Danielle Svantner did too, also during a soccer game. "There were like four minutes left in the game, my team was up by like 3 points," said Danielle. "My cleat ...

Health Beat: Playing it safe with your ACL

WFMZ Allentown - 16 Jul 2018
Acton tore her ACL. "When an athlete is fatigued, they are more likely to get injured," said Trent Nessler, the national director of sports innovation for Select Medical. That's why Nessler designed the ACL 'Play It Safe' program. It takes several ...

Young athletes' ACL injury risk increases with fatigue

Science Daily - 05 Jul 2018
ACL injuries are one of the most common sports injuries affecting adolescent athletes, leading to lost playing time and high healthcare costs. Research presented today at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine's Annual Meeting in San ...

ACL injury for Regini

Football Italia - 22 Jul 2018
Sampdoria have confirmed that defender Vasco Regini suffered a ruptured cruciate ligament in the friendly with FeralpiSalò. The 27-year-old had to be stretchered off in the second half of yesterday's match, and he now faces several months on the sidelines.

Auburn expects midseason return for WR Will Hastings (ACL) - 19 Jul 2018
In late March, Will Hastings underwent surgery to repair a torn ACL he sustained earlier in spring practice. At his SEC Media Days appearance, Malzahn revealed that the Tigers expect the junior wide receiver to return at some point around the middle ...

Report: LSU loses tight end Jamal Pettigrew to ACL injury

The Advocate - 18 Jul 2018
The sophomore season for LSU tight end Jamal Pettigrew has likely come to an end before it even started. Citing a source familiar with the injury, 247Sports reported that Pettigrew, a 6-foot-7, 262-pound tight end, suffered a knee injury that is ...

ACL Surgeries

Inside Higher Ed - 28 Jun 2018
A new technique to treat ACL injuries may be on the way. In today's Academic Minute, part of University of Missouri week, James Cook describes this new technique and how it could lead to a more active lifestyle for those with repaired ACLs in their knees.

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