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Study Reveals How to Predict Success of Cervical Traction Exercise

Study Reveals How to Predict Success of Cervical Traction Exercise

Patients who suffer from back and neck injuries may need to undergo several different types of corrective care exercises, many of which might not have the positive results patients are seeking. While medical professionals may utilize a trial-and-error… read more

Is Surgery Necessary for a Meniscal Tear and Osteoarthritis?

Is Surgery Necessary for a Meniscal Tear and Osteoarthritis?

Osteoarthritis is one of the most common knee conditions, with an estimated 9 million sufferers in the United States alone. In addition to this degenerative disease, meniscal tears are quite common in older adults. The meniscus – which cushions bot… read more

Determining an Athlete’s Return to Sports After Ankle Injury

Determining an Athlete’s Return to Sports After Ankle Injury

The ankle is one of the most fragile parts of the body; therefore, it’s no surprise that many major sports injuries revolve around the ankle. Ankle sprain has accounted for 76.7% of injuries, which is followed at a distant second by fractures (16.3%). read more

What Is Osteoarthritis?

What Is Osteoarthritis?

What Is Osteoarthritis? Osteoarthritis is the most common type of arthritis. People usually have joint pain and stiffness. Unlike rheumatoid arthritis, it does not affect skin tissue, the lungs, eyes, or blood vessels. In osteoarthritis, cartilage-t… read more

Arthritis Pain Got You Feeling Out of Joint?

Arthritis Pain Got You Feeling Out of Joint?

As many people begin to age they may start to feel some stiffness and pain in their joints. This typically happens around the ages of 45 to 50, and it’s referred to as arthritis. As one of the most common diseases there is, it happens to not only older… read more

About Hip Replacement Surgery

About Hip Replacement Surgery

You may feel younger than ever – but your hips might indicate otherwise. You want to live an active lifestyle, not remain sitting indoors on the couch wishing you could engage in the physical activities you love. If this sounds familiar to you, you might… read more

Staying Fit Booklet Offers Helpful Tips

Staying Fit Booklet Offers Helpful Tips

Before you know it Spring will be here. It will be time to get back outside and get moving. But don’t think that to get moving means you need to have expensive gym memberships or fancy equipment. In fact, according to the National Institutes of Health,… read more

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