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We Fall Hard For Winter Sports

With winter weather upon us, I will see many patients in my office with orthopedic injuries from the spills and thrills of winter sports. Certain winter injuries are so recognizable, we have sport-specific names for them, like skier’s thumb or snowboarder’s ankle. Read more

Magnets Educate Public on Heart Attack Signs

Snow removal can be hard on your heart. ThedaCare Cardiovascular Care is educating people about the signs of a heart attack by donating magnets with a list of symptoms to area hardware stores. Read more

Give Your Heart a Break When Shoveling

Most people may not consider shoveling strenuous exercise, but moving all that snow definitely provides a workout for your heart. That can lead to patients arriving at a hospital’s emergency department with chest pains. Read more

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