Category Archives: knee injuries

The Gratuitous Boston Marathon Post 1 of 2

It seems as though every Tom, Dick and Harry from New England has at least one post about the Boston Marathon every Patriots Day, so here is mine; Although I have lived in Framingham and Natick for a combined total of 21 of my years, I have not gone down to the Boston Marathon race […]
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Australian Open and Tennis Injuries

“Tsonga recovers in time for Australian Open Monday, 19 January , 2009, 12:27 Melbourne: Australian Open organisers were breathing a sigh of relief Monday after 2008 finalist Jo-Wilfried Tsonga declared himself fit enough to play after a back injury scare. “I’m feeling much better than the previous days and excited to go out there,” said […]
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Why Does It Really Hurt?

If we are discussing posture and human movement, then we must discuss the Active System and the Passive System. The Active System is comprised of contractile tissue of the body, the muscles and tendons. It can absorb, reduce, store and produce forces. It’s counter part is the Passive System and is comprised of the non […]
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