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Total joint replacement surgery expectations

Total joint replacement surgery is common. Each year, over 1,400,000 people in the U.S. undergo total joint replacement surgery. Typically, candidates…


What's so scary about joint replacement surgery?

Joint replacement surgery is not a scary ordeal. But just as there are risks involved with any surgical procedure, there are risks…


Understanding knee osteoarthritis

Knee osteoarthritis is sometimes referred to as wear and tear arthritis. Osteoarthritis of the knee joint is a common problem for many…


Reducing joint pain

Reducing joint pain can begin with a measure as simple as choosing the right foods. What you eat plays a major…


How to diagnose a hip fracture

It may be difficult to diagnose a hip fracture. The hip is comprised of a large structure of bone that forms…