Episode 62: Why should everyone lift weights?

The Dr. David Geier Show
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In the Zone
Other than building muscle size and increasing strength, are there other benefits to lifting weights?

That’s Gotta Hurt
CC Sabathia – New York Yankees pitcher
Sean Lee – Dallas Cowboys linebacker
Charles Woodson – Green Bay Packers safety
Amar’e Stoudemire – New York Knicks forward
Dirk Nowitzki – Dallas Mavericks forward
Andrew Bogut – Golden State Warriors center

Ask Dr. Geier
Why is my elbow stiff after surgery for an elbow fracture, and what can I do about it?
Is surgery reliable to prevent peroneal tendon subluxation around the ankle?
What are the best surgical options for a rerupture of the Achilles tendon?
What is the significance of a cartilage defect under my kneecap?
What can I do for my overuse elbow injury from CrossFit?
What are some of the obstacles making injury statistics and analysis difficult in professional sports?

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

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