Sprained Ankle Could Pose Longer-Term Harms to Health

By E.J. Mundell
HealthDay Reporter

Many Americans have suffered through an ankle break or sprain, but new research suggests these injuries might have a larger effect on health.

The study, based on a survey of thousands of adults, found that people with injured ankles tend to have higher rates of disability and arthritis, heart or respiratory issues going forward.

Read the full article from US News and World Report.