Ask a Doc: What Is Texting Thumb?

All that texting, swiping, and scrolling can send you to the doctor as well as to your favorite apps. It can lead to inflammation, pain, and even surgery.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 29, 2019

What Is Tennis Elbow?

Tennis elbow can happen after many activities. To understand the injury, and how to treat it, we asked sports medicine physician, Dr. Kenton Fibel.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 01, 2019

Is running good or bad for your health? We asked a Cedars-Sinai doctor. | ...

"The injury rates for running are not necessarily high, but they are real," says Dr. Carlos Uquillas.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 02, 2019

Amputation Isn't Slowing Down Deputy Garrett Rifkin

"I've always wanted to be a cop and this wasn't going to stop me."

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 08, 2019

What are autoimmune diseases?

Because the immune system can target any part of the body, no two autoimmune diseases are the same.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 27, 2019

Ask a Doctor: Torn ACL FAQs

Orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Carlos Uquillas explains the treatment and recovery process for a torn ACL.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 16, 2019

Torn Achilles Tendon FAQs

A torn Achilles tendon is a notoriously difficult injury to recover from.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 03, 2019

Rheumatoid Arthritis Diagnosis & Treatment FAQs

Arthritis isn't always something that comes with age.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jan 28, 2019

Yoga Injury Prevention Tips

Yoga is more laid back than CrossFit, running, or lifting heavy weights, but you can still get injured.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 10, 2018

Desk Yoga: Poses to Try at Your Desk

These simple stretches can help relieve the pain and stiffness that comes with sitting at a desk all day.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Sep 15, 2018

Ask a Doctor: Is Cracking Your Knuckles Bad?

Is knuckle cracking bad for you? Cedars-Sinai's orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Robert Klapper, explains what is actually happening when your joints snap, crack or pop.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Aug 13, 2018

Beach Exercises on Sand: Benefits, Risks & Tips

Running on the beach is great exercise, but it comes with a unique set of hazards.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 18, 2018

Overuse Injury Prevention for Young Athletes

"No professional baseball pitcher throws year-round. They just won't last that way."

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 05, 2018

What Is Tommy John Surgery (UCL Reconstruction)?

If you're a baseball fan, you've probably heard of Tommy John surgery.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 16, 2018

Torn Meniscus - Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Meniscus tears are one of the most common knee injuries. Here's how to treat them and avoid them.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 02, 2018