Is Surgery the Only Option for Meniscal Tear and Osteoarthritis?
New research finds that for some patients, physical therapy provides similar improvements in physical function and pain.
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Why Is Osteoarthritis Increasing?
New study finds osteoarthritis is more than wear and tear
3 days ago - MedPageToday
Efficacy of bicompartmental knee arthroplasty for bicompartmental knee osteoarthritis: A meta analysis
A meta analysis to compare efficacy and safety of bicompartmental knee arthroplasty and Total knee arthroplasty in patients with bicompartmental knee osteoarthritis .
6 days ago - International Journal of Surgery
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.
6 days ago - Medindia Health
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...
8 days ago - Medical News Today - 2 articles
Patients views on the use of an Option Grid for knee osteoarthritis in physiotherapy clinical encounters: An interview study
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Meta-analysis of RCTs: No evidence to back glucosamine for hip, knee OA
Researchers of this recently published analysis found “no good evidence” to support the use of glucosamine for patients with hip or knee osteoarthritis.“[Currently], there is...
9 days ago - Healio
Sleep Therapy May Help Ease Knee Pain Troubles for Some
Patients with knee osteoarthritis and insomnia may be less troubled by joint pain after they get treatment to help them sleep better, a recent study suggests. Reuters Health...
9 days ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Comparison of femoral nerve block and fascia iliaca block for pain management in total hip arthroplasty: A meta-analysis
Total hip arthroplasty is successful surgical procedure for treatment of end-stage joint osteoarthritis. However, THA was usually associated with moderate to severe...
15 days ago - International Journal of Surgery
Feasibility and efficacy of a shared yoga intervention for sleep disturbance in older adults with osteoarthritis
Journal of Gerontological Nursing
15 days ago - MD Linx
The headlines of Master Doctor
What is continuing care and how is it different than home health care?
Continuing care, home health care... understanding these terms can ensure better care for those who prefer aging in their own home. Consider this situation... One morning, Mary...
Blood Test To Detect Treatment Resistance in Prostate Cancer
The new blood test can predict drug resistance in patients with advanced prostate cancer.
Is Keto Bad for the Thyroid?
Keto is fantastic , everyone says. It's a great way to lose weight, improve cognition , and stave off degenerative disease. It may help your performance in the gym and on the...
Case Western Reserve University research points to early detection of...
New research from Case Western Reserve University offers a way to pinpoint Alzheimer's at its beginning stages, allowing patients to receive treatment earlier and live normal...
78-Year-Old Heart-Transplant Survivor Does CrossFit 3 Times a Week
What do you think your fitness routine will be like when you're 78? 🤳🏼 corintthian This warms my heart so much. This is Bob. He is 78 and has a heart transplant. Bob does...
Parkinson's sufferers who sing will improve life
Experts from Iowa State University started musical therapy classes for people with Parkinson's disease. Singing helped improve ability to swallow, which is a leading cause of...
Sibling Trolls Thief Who Stole Sister's Phone, Hilarity Ensues
They pulled an epic prank What nice thing has your brother or sister done for you lately? We're willing to bet nothing as incredible as what this sibling did for their sister...
Aging is Intimately Linked With Osteoporosis
With aging, the amount of bone resorbed by the osteoclasts is not fully restored with bone deposited by the osteoblasts and this imbalance leads to bone loss.
The 3 Vitamins that Prevent Brain Loss
By our seventies, one in five of us will suffer from cognitive impairment. Within five years, half of those cognitively impaired will progress to dementia and death. The...
Epigallocatechin Gallate Has a Neurorescue Effect in a Mouse Model of...
Background: Parkinson disease is a neurodegenerative disorder that has been associated with many factors, including oxidative stress, inflammation, and iron accumulation. The...