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3 Ways to Keep Your Back Healthy and Steer Clear of the Spine Surgeon
Whether you’ve woken up with a stiff back, felt sore after a day of yard work or tweaked your back unloading the dishwasher, you’ve probably had back pain...
Jan 08
Learn About Degenerative Knee Arthritis With This Detailed Guide
Maybe you hear a popping or grinding sound in your knee, you find it catches sometimes, or you feel a twinge when you climb stairs. You wonder if it could...
Jan 06
What Parents Should Know About Avulsion Fractures in Young Athletes
Most of the time, if you fracture a bone, it’s because of a fall or trauma. Or if you over-exercise, you can get a stress fracture. But there’s another...
Dec 19
A Detailed Guide to Preventing and Treating Golfer’s Elbow
Any time you repeat the same motion over and over, you put yourself at risk for an overuse injury. When you play golf, swinging the club could cause golfer’s...
Dec 02
Does Your Pain Mean It’s Time for a Knee Replacement?
If your knees ache and you’re not always able to do the things you want to do, you may wonder if it’s time for knee replacement surgery. It can be a great...
Nov 18
That Pain at the Back of Your Foot Could Be Achilles Tendonitis
You probably learned about your Achilles tendon back in school. It’s the tendon on the back of your leg that connects your calf muscle to your heel bone....
Oct 23
What Is Laparoscopic Surgery?
You’ve been given the news you need laparoscopic surgery to repair an injury. You want to finally feel better, but the idea of “going under the knife”...
Oct 07
Bone Spurs: What to Know About This Confusing and Tricky Condition
If you’ve ever had an X-ray, there’s a good chance you’ve seen a bone spur. They are bony growths that develop at the spot where a tendon attaches to a...
Oct 03
Lower Back Pain: Could My Active Child Have Spondylolysis?
Lower back pain is the most common health problem among older adults. While this is a sad but true state of affairs for us adults, what about lower back...
Sep 22
Those Aches in Your Hands Could Be Arthritis. Here’s What Can Help
Maybe one day you wake up with an ache in your fingers or at the base of your thumb. Or you feel a stab of pain when you pick up a dinner plate, cut your...
Sep 20