This is a quick reference list for the locations of show topics in Episode 29 of The Dr. David Geier Show.
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In the Zone
Childhood obesity is increasing in the United States, and it risks the health of our youth. What can parents and healthcare providers do to make kids more active? (starts at 5:40)
That’s Gotta Hurt
David Robertson – New York Yankees pitcher (starts at 17:23)
Tony Steward – Clemson Tigers linebacker (starts at 22:34)
Statistical analysis to try to predict injuries among professional athletes (starts at 26:06)
Ask Dr. Geier
Can surgery be performed for a biceps tendon injury at the elbow?(starts at 36:37)
Would growth hormone or testosterone help my triceps tendon injury heal? (starts at 39:24)
What is your opinion of neutraceuticals like glucosamine and chondroitin for microtrauma? (starts at 41:52)
Is my thumb injury an ulnar collateral ligament injury? (starts at 44:35)
Do I need surgery for my syndesmosis ankle sprain? (starts at 46:20)
Do professional athletes rehab differently after ACL surgery than other athletes?(starts at 50:22)
Fan Favorites and Trash Talkers
Comments from listeners on the show and our previous discussions (starts at 53:45)
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