Arthritis and Gout

survive a broken hip

A broken hip is a complete or partial break in the proximal end of the femur (also called thighbone), near the hip joint. About 300,000 Americans are hospitalized for a broken hip every year.

Hip fracture

Is hip replacement (arthroplasty) the most cost-effective and beneficial treatment for hip fractures? It depends.

exercise and weight loss osteoarthritis

Given the recent anxiety about using pain-killing drugs, osteoarthritis sufferers are looking for other ways to get some relief. Exercise and weight loss are known to be helpful in treating the condition, and combining both treatments is even better than either alone . . .

Knee arthroscopy

A lot of people with osteoarthritis of the knee joint undergo an operative procedure called arthroscopy, with or without scraping away of rough and loose tissue in the joint cavity (called debridement). Now the usefulness of this procedure has been called into question.

What is Alzheimer's Disease?

Alois Alzheimer
Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia which affects brain…

Metastasis Breast Cancer

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Breast Cancer Metastasis Breast cancer metastasis is a condition where the cancerous…

Which Foods Contain Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)?

GMOs Foods
Are you eating genetically modified foods? Which foods contain genetically modified…

Skin Soothers: Herbs To Ease Skin Problems

herb tea
Herbs can be used topically or internally to ease skin problems.