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2018 Winter Safety: Preventing Spinal and Hip Injuries

Categories: General Orthopedics

For Long Islanders, winter signifies a lot of things. Some like the way the snow falls on the trees, and others love the crunch of the snow beneath their feet. But, like it or not, winter does carry with it an increased risk. The abundance of snow, ice and generally dangerous conditions make winter injuries  … View More

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4 Common Causes of Winter Injuries

Categories: General Orthopedics

Winter is coming, and soon enough, it will be here. While you should stay vigilant against the flu, common cold, and other winter ailments, you should also be conscious of bodily injuries. Slippery walking and driving conditions can create unforeseen dangerous situations. And unfortunately, your body is particularly vulnerable to injuries during the winter. As  … View More