Did you know that you have 206 bones in your body? Bones make up the skeletal system, which gives the body structure, much like the wood and bricks of your home. Structural damage, whether to your home or to your bones, is a serious condition.
Winter brings colder weather and fun activities, but can present unique circumstances when participating in sports or other outdoor recreation. Slippery ice, snow, or just the cold temperatures can surprisingly result in a wide range of orthopedic injuries from minor sprains and strains to more serious fractures of the hip, knee, or shoulder.