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By:Keith Lawhorn, MD Austin G Johns CSCS CES HCJust a few years ago, Zack’s shoulder was so unstable it would dislocate anytime he moved his arm a certain way. The 21-year-old worried constantly that it would pop out. Fed up, and unable to
By: Daniel E. Thompson, MD For a variety of orthopaedic problems, patients frequently can benefit from “cortisone” shots, but every day I hear lots of the misconceptions about what they involve, how much they hurt, and how bad they are