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.

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Hip fracture

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

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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 . . .

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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.

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Breast Cancer Survival Rates

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When you or a loved one is diagnosed with breast cancer, it can be the scariest moment of…

Remove the Mask of Acne from your Visage

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Do you know why individuals are on the lookout for acne prevention tips?

Breast Cancer Screening

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Performing monthly self-exams is an important way to catch breast cancer before it…

Try Vitamin C For The Big C

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Because of its popularity and widespread use as a dietary supplement, Vitamin C may be…