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A Quick Trip To The Camillus Canal Park

Yesterday I went to my favorite place to try out new hardware. There are buildings, water, paths, wild foliage, etc – everything to use for photo opportunities and no one thinks a second thought that I am there with weird looking photo equipment. 266 more words

Soft Focus

The crutch of it.

Tackling the University of Cape Town’s campus with crutches.

It was June 2015.  I was doing well in university, playing for the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) first netball team and about to go on tour with Western Province… 396 more words

Save the Knees

Athletics can be one of the most rewarding things that a kid can do growing up. However, what many people don’t realize is that it can cause a lot of physical damage that can effect someone’s well-being for the rest of their life. 378 more words


Your knee just locked on you; what do you do? (the fickleness of the meniscus)

Four years ago I had an ACL reconstruction. That topic has proven to be one of the more popular on this site. What’s been lost in that with regards to my own surgery, is I also had a meniscus repair procedure. 2,648 more words

Knee Pain

My thoughts on Stephen Hawking's Black Hole Paradox Solution

I recently read an article on CNN.com that discusses Stephen Hawking’s Black Hole Paradox Solution.  His theory helps explain the the paradox of what happens when… 1,023 more words


The future of meniscus repair via implants.

The meniscus is a crescent-shaped fibrolagenous piece of cartilage situated between the femur, which is the thigh bone, and the tibia, your leg bone. Both the medial (inner) and lateral (outer) menisci help prevent bone-on-bone friction in the knee. 73 more words

Physical Therapy