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Happier Hands & Wrists

Happier Hands & Wrists

This event is complete, Thank you! Suffering From Hand or Wrist Problems? Shasta Orthopedics invites you to a FREE presentation on the causes and latest treatments for hand problems. Hand specialist Dr. Stephen Ferraro will discuss many common hand and wrist problems, including: carpal tunnel syndrome arthritis repetitive motion injuries injuries from sports, work and […]

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Are You Ready To Address Knee Pain?

Are You Ready To Address Knee Pain?

Come to a FREE Knee Pain Seminar with Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Schwartz Take Back Your Life! We are proud to introduce Navia, a robotics assisted partial knee replacement system now offered at Shasta Regional Medical Center. With precision of robotics in the surgeons hands, this new procedure provides an alternative to total knee replacement that […]

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A Healthier You In 2015 Series: Fall Proofing Your Home

Protect Yourself and Your Family: 5 Places in Your Home You Can “Fall-Proof” for the New Year According to the National Safety Council, falls occur most commonly in: Doorways Ramps Ladders Stairs Crowded areas Areas with uneven surfaces ​Among older adults, falls can result in serious injury and an increased risk of fatality. There are […]

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How To Get Hydrated!

How To Get Hydrated!

Staying hydrated is extremely important if you’re an athlete of course, but it’s also important for everyone to get enough water no matter who they are. Depending on size, gender, and activity level, the recommended daily amount can vary from 2 liters to 3 or more liters per day for adults. For a lot of […]

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Athlete’s Edge Series: Comparing Custom Orthotics And Over-the-Counter Shoe Inserts

Athlete’s Edge Series: Comparing Custom Orthotics And Over-the-Counter Shoe Inserts

If you suffer from pain in your feet or lower legs, you may have considered using an orthotic to help restore balance. Orthotics are designed to reduce or eliminate foot pain, align the feet to eliminate abnormal foot motion, and to encourage optimal balance when walking. While over-the-counter orthotics are available in most drug stores, […]

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