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It Has Been Confirmed That Khabib Nurmagomedov Has Suffered A Torn Meniscus

At UFC Fight Night 45 UFC lightweight Donald Cerrone claimed victory over Jim Miller by a knockout in the second round. Almost immediately afterwards, it was announced by UFC President Dana White that Cerrone’s next opponent would be Russian Sambo standout Khabib Nurmagomedov. 220 more words


I Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee

So for a month or so I have had a very swollen knee that has given pain and necessitated frequent visits to a long queuing clinic for draining. 497 more words

I Get By With A Little Help From My Friends

I rarely use this medium for anything outside of travel journalism and photography, but I just read something that made me feel compelled to alter my course for a moment.  497 more words


Who Can You Trust?

A few years ago I injured my knee and thought the injury might result in arthroscopic surgery. To his credit, the orthopedist/sports medicine doctor recommended joining a gym to strengthen my quads/hamstrings as a way to protect my knee. 163 more words


Have you injured your meniscus?

The knee is of the most commonly injured areas in the body. Generally we see a pretty even spread between acute knee injuries sustained from a traumatic event such as during sport or from a trip or fall; on the other hand we have the overuse knee problems…. 646 more words

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Ideal Protein Day 8: Life's a Bench

I hate being benched. Any athlete understands what I mean. I’ve got a torn meniscus which is causing a cartilage issue on my femur. I want to get it fixed, but this summer is too busy to be on crutches. 193 more words

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Electrospray stability

The steps to use electrospraying technique to create a thin film or any other device can be summarized in: 1. Choice of solvent, solute and antiaglomerant. 177 more words

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