Shin Splints or a Stress Fracture?

Article written by Scot Singpiel, University of Utah Healthcare For runners, athletes, and other active people, shin splints can be a common soreness or pain that you learn to work through. Stress fractures can have similar signs and symptoms and shin splints, but are potentially much more serious and require weeks of treatment. Athletic trainer …

Exercise Bands and Eye Injuries

Article written by Scot Singpiel, University of Utah Healthcare Resistance bands are a great exercise and physical therapy tool—but can sometimes be dangerous. University of Utah Healthcare emergency physician Dr. Troy Madsen talks about the types of eye injuries caused by exercise bands and how to protect yourself. Interviewer: Are you working out from home …