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Ingrown Toenail

<i>Nonsurgical Treatment</i><p>Ingrown toenails should be treated as soon as they are recognized. If they are recognized early (before infection sets in), home …

Inflammation

Turf Toe

The simplest definition of turf toe is that it is a sprain of the main joint of the big toe. It happens when the toe is forcibly bent up into …

Pain

Wrist Sprains

A wrist sprain occurs when the strong ligaments that support the wrist stretch beyond their limits or tear. This occurs when the wrist is bent or …

Pain

Sprained Thumb

A sprained thumb occurs when the ligaments that support the thumb stretch beyond their limits or tear. This usually happens when a strong force bends …

Pain

Common Shoulder Injuries

In 2006, approximately 7.5 million people went to the doctor's office for a shoulder problem, including shoulder and upper arm sprains and strains. …

Exercise

Elbow Dislocation

When the joint surfaces of an elbow are separated, the elbow is dislocated. Elbow dislocations can be complete or partial, and usually occur after a …

Physiotherapy

Adult Forearm Fractures

Your forearm is made up of two bones, the radius and ulna. In most cases of adult forearm fractures, both bones are broken.<p>Fractures of the forearm …

Pain

A step forward for touch-sensitive prosthetic limbs

<b>The ability to hold and move objects relies on sensory signals sent from the hand to the brain, a faculty that amputees lack with current prosthetic</b> …

MAKOplasty® partial knee resurfacing

Weekend Warrior: Simple Self-Care for Minor Strains, Sprains and Bruises

Find out how to care for minor injuries -- sprains, strains and bruises -- with this self-care guide. Learn how to help your body heal faster with …

Health

Lack of children's exercise policy is 'child neglect'

<b>Lack of a proper national policy to get UK children to do more exercise amounts to mass "child neglect", the British Journal of Sports Medicine says.</b><p>An editorial in the magazine says successive governments have failed to implement a comprehensive national policy to promote children's exercise.<p>A …

University College London

Obesity among young may be fueling increasing rate of knee replacements

Contrary to popular myth, it is not the aging Baby Boomer or weekend warrior that is causing the unprecedented increase in knee replacement …

Injuries exploding as youths focus on one sport

Blake Billinger began playing baseball year-round at age 10, when he joined a club team and competed in tournaments nearly every weekend. Two years later, his Silicon Valley Yankees climbed in the national rankings and started traveling outside the Bay Area, from Los Angeles and Las Vegas to …

Sports Medicine

High School Sports Injuries

Injuries among young athletes fall into two basic categories: overuse injuries and acute injuries. Both types include injuries to the soft tissues …

High School Sports

Hip & Pelvis Instutute at St. John's Center

(310) 582-7475 info@hipandpelvis.com<p>WELCOME TO HIPANDPELVIS.COM<p><b>Hipandpelvis.com</b> is a website provided by Dr. Joel M. Matta, an orthopaedic surgeon in …

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

United States

American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

Registration is open!<p>Register and make hotel reservations for the 2018 AAHKS Annual Meeting <b>Full details.</b><p>Do I Need a Joint Replacement?<p><i>If you’re</i> …

Medicine

Capital Ortho | Arthroscopy Mississippi

Mississippi

Capital Orthopaedic (@CapOrthopaedic) | Twitter

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