Results for "Orthopedics"

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5 Reasons Why Your Spine Loves Yoga
As kids, we were indestructible. We fell over all the time, but we bounced right back up every time. Watching your kids today, you may long for your more...
May 04
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Caring for a New Baby? Watch Out for Mommy Thumb
You prepared yourself—at least as much as you could—for all of the changes that come with taking care of a new baby. You decorated a nursery, stocked up...
May 02
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Your Joint Replacement Needs to Be Replaced. What Happens Next?
Maybe you had a knee replaced, and it’s starting to hurt when you go up or down stairs. Maybe it was your shoulder, and it bothers you when you take a...
May 01
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Osteopenia: When You Have Weak Bones
Osteoporosis is often a condition associated with aging, but there’s another condition that you may not be aware of that can affect your bones as well....
Apr 20
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It’s Not Just Hips and Knees—Other Joints that Can Be Replaced
For lots of people with hip and knee pain, joint replacement gets them back on their feet and able to enjoy life. But hips and knees aren’t the only joints...
Apr 14
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When to See a Doctor About Your Back and Neck Pain?
How many of us are living with back and neck pain? Perhaps your upper back hurts after every long day at work. Maybe you wake up most mornings with a stiff...
Apr 04
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5 Tools to Relieve Muscle Soreness at Home
There’s a special sense of satisfaction to post-workout soreness. When the gentle burn follows you home, it feels like a job well done. Ironically, getting...
Mar 22
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Hit Pause. Are You Safe Against Video Game Injuries?
Every video game has a big boss at the end. But your toughest fight might come after the boss has been defeated. If you play a lot of video games, you...
Mar 05
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Sidelined with an Injury? Platelet-Rich Plasma May Be the Answer
With some injuries, nothing seems to help. You rest. You try rehab and physical therapy. You take medication. Still, you’re dealing with the pain, and...
Feb 28
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Hip Preservation vs. Hip Replacement
“Click… Click… Click…” No that’s not your computer mouse, it’s the sound your hip has been making with every stride. If hip pain is keeping you from doing...
Feb 11