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Redding Teen Stands Up To Cancer

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

Redding California Cancer Support

Shock, fear, anxiety, grief, anger, depression, disbelief. Those are all common feelings upon receiving a cancer diagnosis about oneself or loved one.

13-year old Katelyn Peterson experienced some similar feelings when she first heard that her close family friend, Lisa, was diagnosed with breast cancer. It was important to Katelyn to let her friend know that she would do anything to support her while she went through treatment. That’s when Katelyn decided to shave her head so that every time Lisa saw Katelyn, she would remember that she is loved and supported.

Shoulder Surgery Gets Redding Athlete Back To Crossfit

Monday, July 7th, 2014

Shoulder Surgery In Redding

Crossfit is a core strength and conditioning program that has been growing in popularity throughout most of the world. Richard Henson, a 62 year old husband, father and grandfather in Redding joined a local Crossfit group in 2012 to get back into shape. After losing some weight and learning how to do all the exercises properly he was approached by a Crossfit coach who encouraged him to join the 2013 Reebok Crossfit Open, a worldwide competition where challengers all perform the same five exercises and submit their scores online in real time. Says Henson “I was surprised because here I am, a guy over 60 who is just trying to get into shape and I’m being asked to compete against other men in my age group from all over the world.”

NorthState Health: Ankle Replacements And Treatments

Monday, May 6th, 2013

On March 24, Shasta Orthopaedics appeared on NorthState Health to talk about Sports Medicine. In this segement, Dr. John Lange, who is an ankle specialist with Shasta Ortho, explains ankle replacements and treatments.

To view additional segements from Shasta Ortho’s appearance on NorthState Health, please visit our YouTube Channel.

NorthState Health: Ankle Problems And Injuries

Monday, April 29th, 2013

On March 24, Shasta Orthopaedics appeared on NorthState Health to talk about Sports Medicine. In this segement, Dr. John Lange, who is an ankle specialist with Shasta Ortho, looks at ankle problems and injuries.

To view additional segements from Shasta Ortho’s appearance on NorthState Health, please visit our YouTube Channel.