Runners World Article Confirming Running Adds To Expected Longevity

Exercise as medicine has been a philosophy that has been gaining traction. Here is a new article and runners world confirming that running that only makes you feel better but adds to your longevity even factoring in early deaths that  may occur with cardiac events etc. Staying  healthy on your feet as part of that […]

Treating my Achilles Tendon With Amnion Cells

Regenerative medicine is fairly new to sports medicine. Amnion tissue contains proteins that have anti-inflammatory proteins and growth factors. The cells have little imumogenic activity which means there is no issue with rejection. I’ve been battling my own achilles tendonosis injury for some time trying lasers yoga and compression sleeves. Amnion tissue is also considered […]

Tune Into Dr. Ben Pearl & Sports Talk News With Glen Harris on Friday, June 12th!

Tune Into Dr. Ben Pearl & Sports Talk News With Glen Harris on Friday, June 12th! Arlington, VA, June 12th, 2015 Be sure to tune in at 9:00pm Friday, June 12th to Sports Talk News with Glen Harris on News 8 (ABC), where Dr. Ben Pearl of Arlington Foot and Ankle will be making his second guest appearance. Dr. […]

On the Road to Recovery-Never give Up! What can we learn from the Bill’s “Groundhogs Day” how many different ways can you lose a Superbowl

Many people may have forgotten Leon Lett’s stripped ball by Don Bebe at the goal line due to raw perseverance on the play in one of Bill’s Groundhogs Day how many different ways can you lose a Superbowl but it demonstrates an important life lesson. Never give up! At that point the game was a […]

Fatigue, Overtraining and Injuries

Who could forget Rocky Balboa getting up at a crazy hour in the morning, washing down 3 raw eggs for breakfast and running the streets of Philadelphia. Forget the fact that he was wearing his Chuck Taylor’s during training. When it comes to running and other sports injuries just as important if not more than […]