NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — This time of year means more fun outdoors, but that unfortunately also means more opportunity to hurt yourself.
Dr. Sean Lager, an orthopedist with Gotham City Orthopedics, stopped by the CBS2 studios to offer some tips on how to enjoy the summer in a safe way.READ MORE: Stepfather Arrested In Death Of 10-Year-Old Boy In Harlem Apartment Building
Lager told CBS2’s Diane Macedo he’s seeing more sprains, strains and fractures this summer.READ MORE: Despite More Sexual Harassment Accusers Coming Forward, Gov. Cuomo Says Again He Has No Plans To Resign
“Summer’s a great time. Everyone wants to be outside,” he said. “But gravity is a 24/7 entity. We deal with that every single day.”MORE NEWS: Gov. Cuomo: Dining Capacity At Restaurants Outside New York City To Be Increased To 75% Starting March 19
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