AOC News & Events

AOC Welcomes Our Newest Certified Athletic Trainer

Posted on July 8, 2015 to News and Press

The AOC Sports team is pleased to welcome Ashley Smith, MS, ATC as our newest Certified Athletic Trainer. Ashley is originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She received both her Bachelors of Science and Masters of Science degrees from East Stroudsburg University in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania. Most recently, she has been teaching sports medicine and working as […]

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Is it just a sore knee?

Posted on July 1, 2015 to News and Press

It’s a fact, kids play hard. However, while they’re playing and having fun, children don’t realize they are sore until it’s time for bed. As their bodies begin to relax, sore muscles and joints begin to ache; these aches are commonly called growing pains. However, if pain persists, it may be more than a sore […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, AOC, arthritis, children, growing pain, injury, joint damage, joint pain, sore, treatment

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National Public Health Week- 5 Tips For a Better You

Posted on April 7, 2015 to News and Press

It’s National Public Health Week, which means the American Public Health Association wants to bring together communities across the United States to observe and recognize the importance of public health and highlight important issues that can help improve our nation. Join the APHA and AOC this week as we raise awareness about public health. Here […]

Tagged: exercise, healthy diet, healthy lifestyle, National Public Health Week, Nutrition, Wellness

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