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02 Apr What is Forestier’s Disease?

Coping with Forestier's Disease Named for the doctor who discovered it, Forestier's is a rare form of degenerative arthritis. Also known as diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH), this disease attacks the ligaments of the body and turns them to bone. This leads to joint stiffness and...

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foot and ankle bracing for basketball by Shuman Podiatry and Sports Medicine in Sterling VA

05 Jan Ankle and Foot Bracing for Basketball and More

Bracing for Basketball You might know about using braces and orthotics to help sports injuries heal. But there's one sport where using braces, orthotics and other devices should be used proactively, to prevent injuries from happening in the first place. Basketball players experience some of the highest...

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