Episode 29: What can parents and healthcare providers do to make kids more active?

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?

That’s Gotta Hurt
David Robertson – New York Yankees pitcher
Tony Steward – Clemson Tigers linebacker
Statistical analysis to try to predict injuries among professional athletes

Ask Dr. Geier
Can surgery be performed for a biceps tendon injury at the elbow?
Would growth hormone or testosterone help my triceps tendon injury heal?
What is your opinion of neutraceuticals like glucosamine and chondroitin for microtrauma?
Is my thumb injury an ulnar collateral ligament injury?
Do I need surgery for my syndesmosis ankle sprain?
Do professional athletes rehab differently after ACL surgery than other athletes?

Fan Favorites and Trash Talkers
Comments from listeners on the show and our previous discussions

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