June 15, 2017
Lauren Dirling was a 24-year-old college student when doctors discovered a plum-sized tumor in her brain. Learn more about Lauren Dirling's UPMC story.
Medically Reviewed by Neurosurgery
Categorized as: Neurosurgery and Brain Health
Tagged with: athletes, brain surgery, Brain tumor, cross training, neurosurgery
September 8, 2016
When the ACL tears, your knee can become unstable and may buckle or give way. Follow these tips to stay healthy from practice to play.
Categorized as: Sports Medicine
Tagged with: ACL, acl exercises, athletes, injury prevention, sports medicine
March 19, 2014
The athletic trainers at UPMC Center for Sports Medicine support 48 local schools and colleges. Learn how they help on sidelines and in the training room.
Medically Reviewed by Sports Medicine
Tagged with: athletes, athletic trainer, athletic training, baseline concussion tests, ImPact, infographic, injury evaluation, injury prevention, sports performance
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January 27, 2014
Read this article from UPMC Sports Medicine to learn how to prevent skiing injuries this winter by regularly exercising during the warmer months.
Categorized as: Living and Wellness, Sports Medicine
Tagged with: ACL, ACL Injury Prevention Program, athletes, downhill skiing, endurance, flexibility, knee injuries, National Ski Patrol Responsibility Code