What Athletes Should Know About Achilles Tendon Rupture

27 January 2023
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The Achilles tendon is a really strong, tough tendon. But sometimes, even the Achilles tendon can become injured. Mild inflammation and swelling are quite common and usually dissipate on their own with conservative care. But a more serious injury to the Achilles, known as a rupture, is not nearly as easy to resolve. A good number of Achilles ruptures happen in athletes — both recreational and competitive. So, if you are an athlete, it is a good idea to know the basics about Achilles ruptures and how they are treated. Read More