Sever’s disease, also known as Calcaneal apophysitis, is the most common cause of heel pain in children.
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This is a submission in our monthly contest. October’s theme is Determination. Enter your own here! In the mirror I could see the impossibly tiny blue foot sticking out of my abdomen, no bigger than an almond. I only glimpsed…
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Tattoos and piercings are not new by any means, but studies show that more kids are getting them even at younger ages than in the past.
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The stigma around addiction has enormous consequences, not just for our health care system, but how our entire culture views addictive behavior.