Knee Osteoarthritis Prevalence Has Dramatically Increased
Knee osteoarthritis is a wear-and-tear disease that is widespread today simply because more people are living longer and are more commonly obese.
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Study Finds Options to Opioid Use After Knee Surgery
Non-drug approaches that may work include acupuncture and electrotherapy, review finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Complementary and Integrative Medicine , Knee Replacement
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The Best Exercise to Do If You Have Tight Hips
Rodale Inc. Loosening up your hips with wall squats is key to avoiding injuries The squat is a basic fundamental movement, but it can be hard to perform one properly if you...
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Hip Arthritis Exercises
Hip Arthritis Exercises are a very important part of pain management for anybody with arthritis in the hips. It is also probably the best way to limit the development or...
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Electrotherapy and acupuncture linked with decreased, delayed opioid use after TKA
Investigators found electrotherapy and acupuncture after total knee arthroplasty correlated with a decrease in and later use of opioids.Researchers performed a systematic...
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VIDEO: Dejour says trochlear dysplasia should not be missed as factor for knee instability
TORONTO - At the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, David Dejour, MD, recommended the use of slice CT or MRI imaging to diagnose trochlear...
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Study Finds Options to Opioids After Knee Surgery
Non-drug approaches that may work include acupuncture and electrotherapy, review finds
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Osteochondral allograft transplantation seen as successful option for athletic patients
Recently published results showed most athletes and highly active patients who sustained a cartilage injury to the knee returned to sport or recreational activity following...
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Arthritis on the rise
The average American today is twice as likely to be diagnosed with knee osteoarthritis than in the years before World War II, Harvard scientists say, but that increase can't be...
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12 Things You Should Know About Runner's Knee-Even If You Don't Run
Runner's knee earned its nickname because of how frequently it strikes a specific type of athlete. But you don't have to pin on a race bib or do laps around a track to develop...
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We May One Day Be Able To Detect Cancer With A Simple Blood Test
An experimental blood test was able to predict early-stage cancer in more than half of patients with the disease.
Older Cancer Patients and Their Caregivers Differ in Assessment of Physical...
Differences in assessment of physical abilities between patients and caregivers were associated with greater caregiver burden.
Women are attracted to men who eat a lot of vegetables
Researchers at Macquarie University in Australia strengthened the link between scent and attraction and showed that a man's diet can make him smell more or less desirable to women.
Can a Blood Test Detect a Range of Cancers Earlier?
Researchers move 'a step forward,' assessing DNA fragments for colon, breast, ovarian and lung tumors Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cancer , Laboratory Tests
Nearly 4 Million Worldwide Die Each Year from Asthma, COPD
In poorer countries these respiratory illnesses too often go undiagnosed and untreated, report finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Asthma , COPD , International Health
Walnuts Make You Less Hungry And More Full
Walnuts activate a part of the brain known as the right insula and increase the activity, which helps in decreasing the hunger and cravings of an individual.
New, Rapid and Inexpensive Test for Zika Virus Detection
New method of Zika virus detection developed using viral proteins attached to gold nanoparticles.
Multicolor MRIs Developed Improve Disease Detection
MRI capabilities have been elevated with the new imaging method. The MRI is now available in multicolors, which aids in detecting multiple diseases at once.
Junk food increases risk of cancer in women
Women who eat junk food such as burgers or pizza are increasing their risk of cancer even if they're not overweight, new research by the University of Arizona has warned.
New Strategy That Treats Aggressive Lung Cancer Discovered
Lung cancer is fast growing and a novel therapeutic strategy to treat an aggressive subgroup of lung cancer has been discovered to treat lung cancer patients.