Episode 25: What role should anti-inflammatory medications play in sports and sports medicine?

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In the Zone
What role should anti-inflammatory medications play in sports and sports medicine? Can they slow the healing of injuries? And what tips should athletes keep in mind?

That’s Gotta Hurt
Chauncey Billups – Los Angeles Clippers guard
Jake Ballard – New York Giants tight end
Carmelo Anthony – New York Knicks forward
Greg Oden – Portland Trailblazers center

Ask Dr. Geier
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