Clinical study to evaluate potential use of PEMF device for osteoarthritis of the knee
The Center for Joint Preservation at the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics at Sinai Hospital is participating in a clinical study with Orthofix International N.V. to...
7 hours ago - News Medical
The War on Chiropractic Must End to Improve Painkiller Addiction
By Dr. Mercola In the U.S., painkiller addiction is so rampant that 91 Americans die every day from an overdose of prescription opioids or heroin. 1 Prescription opioids such...
17 hours ago - Mercola
Study: Symptomatic osteoarthritis remains strongest contributor to walking difficulty
Symptomatic knee and hip osteoarthritis were the strongest determinants of walking difficulty, according to a recently published cohort study.Gillian A. Hawker, MD, MSc, from...
1 day ago - Healio
Body fat can help treat bone joint injuries and osteoarthritis
Body fat now can help treat bone joint conditions, including injuries and osteoarthritis - the type of arthritis caused by wear and tear in tissue between joints, which affects...
4 days ago - News Medical
Increased dairy product consumption linked with greater risk for total hip arthroplasty in men with OA
Increased dairy production consumption was linked with a greater risk for total hip arthroplasty in men with osteoarthritis, according to a recently published analysis.“There...
4 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Biomarkers in Early and Post-traumatic Osteoarthritis
Acute traumatic knee joint injuries common in athletes and a physically active population have been identified as risk factors for subsequent post-traumatic osteoarthritis...
4 days ago - Healio
Findings do not support steroid injections for knee osteoarthritis
Among patients with knee osteoarthritis, an injection of a corticosteroid every three months over two years resulted in significantly greater cartilage volume loss and no...
6 days ago - ScienceDaily
Cross-species links identified for osteoarthritis
New research has identified 'cell messages' that could help identify the early stages of osteoarthritis.
6 days ago - ScienceDaily - 4 articles
Research identifies 'cell messages' that could help detect early stages of osteoarthritis
New research from the University of Liverpool, published today in the journal 'NPJ Systems Biology and Applications', has identified 'cell messages' that could help identify...
6 days ago - News Medical - 4 articles
Patellofemoral joint may be negatively impacted by medial open-wedge high tibial osteotomy
Investigators found medial open-wedge high tibial osteotomy may adversely impact the patellofemoral joint.Researchers prospectively reviewed 114 knees in 95 patients who...
6 days ago - Healio
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7 Best Moisturizers With Sunscreen
On the hunt for the perfect daily moisturizer that hydrates skin and delivers sun protection? The Environmental Working Group recently released its annual ranking of the best...
New Online Game Invites Public to Help Fight Alzheimer's
Stall Catchers is a new game available online to the public and it's being used to research Alzheimer's disease. The game was developed by UC Berkley and other institutions as...
Does Early Menopause Increase Heart Failure Risk in Women?
Postmenopausal women are at high risk of heart failure. The risk increases in women who attain early menopause and those who had never given birth, finds a study.
When Should I Talk to My Doctor About My Anxiety?
Anxiety can be a tough topic to broach, particularly for seniors. Anxiety disorders are often considered problems of adolescence and early adulthood, and many older adults...
Mitochondrial Gene Length Family History Influence Alzheimer's Disease Risk
Presence of longer version of mitochondrial gene together with a family history of Alzheimer's disease increases risk of its development.
Inventor of 'smart' stick for Parkinson's face deportation
Neha Chaudhry, 24, who landed an investment worth £100,000 and planned to bring her award-winning stick to the NHS, may be forced to return to Pakistan within a fortnight.
Could Saliva Hold Clue to Early Detection of Alzheimer's Disease?
Small molecules in saliva are important diagnostic biomarkers for early detection of Alzheimer's disease.
WA boy, 12, on charge of teachers assault
A 12-year-old boy has been charged and suspended from the Hedland Senior High School in WA's north over allegations he attacked two teachers.
Time To Move The Graduate Out Of The House, And I'm Not Even Sad About It
So it's graduation season. Kiddos are donning caps and gowns all the way from preschool to collegiate and doctoral levels. This is on my mind because my oldest is a senior in...
Study: Abnormal proteins in Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and Huntington's...
A Loyola University Chicago study has found that abnormal proteins found in Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and Huntington's disease all share a similar ability to...