Preliminary results, on a fracture risk study, have been published recently which show that the risk of sustaining a hip or vertebral fracture after having knee replacement surgery done increased as compared to the risk decades before surgery.
Perplexed about how to get taller? You won't need elevator shoes if you visit a Russian clinic now offering leg-lengthening surgery.
Bursitis, an inflammation of the fluid-filled sacs that cushion your bones, can be extremely painful and immobilizing. Would you recognize the symptoms, what's the treatment, and how can you prevent bursitis from developing in the first place?
Gout can strike suddenly and make life hell. Would you recognize the symptoms, and what are the treatment options?
Known as the silent disease, osteoporosis creeps up and often only becomes evident when a bump or minor fall results in a broken bone. Without a bone mineral density test, many people live with the disease for years, not realizing their lives are at risk.
Polymyalgia rheumatica is an inflammatory condition that causes devastating pain and stiffness, but it's surprisingly difficult to diagnose. With the right treatment, however, your quality of life can improve drastically and immediately.
We live in a fast pace world where it is important to keep moving and to meet the challenges and demands of our daily life.
Patience is a virtue and a necessity when recovering from a hip-replacement. Here's what the experts recommend to make a full recovery.
Reactive arthritis is an inflammation of joint linked to a number of bacterial infections and sexually transmitted diseases in particular. Although there is no cure for the disease, complete recovery can be achieved with proper management of symptoms.
The problem with drugs for rheumatoid arthritis is that the most effective medications devastate the immune system. A new treatment will bypass this problem.