Articles by Type: Athletes
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Back-to-School Soccer Season
Parents and coaches should think twice before coaxing young, injury-prone soccer players to "play through" foot and ankle pain, according to the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Learn more »
A Winning Strategy: Don't Play Through Pain
Sometimes athletes can be their own worst enemy especially when they continue to play following an injury to a foot or ankle. Surgeons stress the importance of proper diagnosis, prompt treatment and full healing and rehabilitation. Learn more »