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Subacromial Impingement Syndrome and Pain

Subacromial Impingement Syndrome and Pain

The SUPPORT trial investigates the long-term outcome and cost-effectiveness of these two interventions for subacromial impingement syndrome.......[Read More]
Causes of Bone Mass Loss

Causes of Bone Mass Loss

Your bone mass is constantly remodeled throughout your life.bones and bones image by JASON WINTER from Fotolia.comThroughout your life your bones are constantly dissolving and growing back in a process called remodeling, by which you replace most of your skeleton every 10 years. Bone mass.........[Read More]
What Causes Foot Fungus Condition and How to Treat It

What Causes Foot Fungus Condition and How to Treat It

Athletes are more susceptible to a toenail and foot fungus. With the proper treatment, the infections can be handled without spreading.......[Read More]
Pedicle Screw Augmentations in Scoliosis with Osteoporosis

Pedicle Screw Augmentations in Scoliosis with Osteoporosis

This study explores two types of pedicle screw augmentation in the treatment of degenerative lumbar scoliosis combined with osteoporosis -- is one more effective than the other?......[Read More]
Leg Swelling Relief

Leg Swelling Relief

Swelling of the leg, or edema, occurs in the tissues of the leg, caused by excessive fluid. Legs often swell during PMS or when a person stands or sits for too long and eats too many salty foods. Sometimes swelling of the legs can be a sign of a serious health problem such as heart disease.......[Read More]
My Feet Are Always Cold - 5 Possible Reasons

My Feet Are Always Cold - 5 Possible Reasons

Do you often feel that cold sensation on your feet? Have you ever wondered why you get that chilly feeling? If you constantly experience having cold feet, then you may be suffering from a health problem.......[Read More]
Distal Radius Fracture Outcome Factors in Younger Patients

Distal Radius Fracture Outcome Factors in Younger Patients

Which factors are associated with a worse outcome in non-osteoporotic patients with distal radius fracture?......[Read More]
Directions for a Tissue Pompom

Directions for a Tissue Pompom

Tissue paper pompoms are as quick and easy to make as they are festive. They’re perfect accents for parties, weddings, receptions and celebrations of any kind, and making them won’t cost you a lot of money. Use colors to complement and coordinate with your celebration decor.......[Read More]
Choice of Surgical Treatments for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Choice of Surgical Treatments for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

This review examines the main points for or against various surgical treatment modalities for lumbar spinal stenosis.......[Read More]
Spa Quality Foot Baths - How To Get Soft Feet At Home

Spa Quality Foot Baths - How To Get Soft Feet At Home

The idea of soft, touchable feet is highly appealing, especially during the foot-baring summertime months. Lack of attention all those months can do an absolute number on your feet! Reversing the damage is definitely possible and can be achieved with a little bit of TLC. Real results can be achieved......[Read More]
How Is Intramedullary Nailing Done?

How Is Intramedullary Nailing Done?

Intramedullary nailing is an operation performed by an orthopedic surgeon to stabilize fractures of the long bones, such as the hip, tibia (shin), femur (thigh) and humerus (upper arm), and even some smaller bones, such as the metacarpals (hand) and metatarsals (foot). It involves placing a rigid ro......[Read More]
Home Remedies for Pulled Muscles

Home Remedies for Pulled Muscles

A pulled muscle is a common athletic injury. It is caused by overworking a muscle or not sufficiently warming your muscles prior to a workout causing them to stretch or tear. Though this a very painful condition, it is easily treated at home with common household items. If you promptly begin treatme......[Read More]
How to Correct a Torn Ligament

How to Correct a Torn Ligament

Torn ligaments are common in people who are active or participate in athletics. Although severe ligament tears require invasive surgery, minor or partial tears are easily corrected at home. Below are the effective ways to correct both minor and major ligament tears.......[Read More]
Eye Strengthening Exercises

Eye Strengthening Exercises

The eyes contain many small muscles. When these muscles become tired or worn out, the vision can be affected. Just like it is with other muscles in the body, there are certain exercises that can be performed as a method of strengthening the eyes. If you feel your eyes becoming tired after a long day......[Read More]
Facts About Hip Replacement

Facts About Hip Replacement

If painful, stiff hips have limited your ability to walk or perform everyday activities, your doctor may recommend medication, exercise or even physical therapy. But if the pain doesn't improve, hip replacement surgery may be your only option for relief. According to the National Institute of Arthri......[Read More]
Herniated Lumbar Disc Symptoms

Herniated Lumbar Disc Symptoms

A herniated lumbar disc occurs when the central portion of a spinal disc in the lower back protrudes through a tear in the disc's fibrous outer covering. This causes general symptoms common to all herniated discs as well as symptoms specific to the lumbar region.......[Read More]
Sever's Disease

Sever's Disease

Children with Server's disease experience pain in one or both of their heels when walking. Sever's disease occurs just before the closing of the heel bone growth plate.......[Read More]
Osteoporosis Health Center News and Features Page

Osteoporosis Health Center News and Features Page

Find special feature stories and news on Osteoporosis Health at WebMD......[Read More]
US of Rotator Cuff and Biceps Pulley In Tennis Players

US of Rotator Cuff and Biceps Pulley In Tennis Players

A new study takes a look at the anatomy of the rotator cuff and coraco-humeral ligament in asymptomatic non-elite junior tennis players.......[Read More]
Bunion Treatments - Correcting the Problem

Bunion Treatments - Correcting the Problem

If you suffer from bunions, here are some great options to get you back on your feet again. Act now! because the problems will only get worse without treatment.......[Read More]