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Achilles tendon

A just-in-time recovery

After tearing his Achilles tendon, Benjaman Bennetts has minimally invasive surgery to ensure he's ready for his wedding dance.

Patient Story

‘I thought someone shot me’

Sheriff's detective Marcus Glover thought he'd been hit by a bullet. The culprit? A ruptured Achilles tendon. After a new type of surgery, he's back on the beat.

Mysteries of the Achilles

Can the longest and strongest tendon in the body predict blocked heart arteries?

Ouch! How to tell if you have a sprain, a strain or a tear

They're not the same and some types of injuries take longer than others to heal.

Injuries from high heels on the rise

Emergency room visits are on the rise, as are long-term injuries and issues related to the high-steppin' footwear.