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Tips for Patients Preparing for Joint Replacement Surgery

Be prepared for joint replacement surgery by having all of your ducks in a row. Joint replacement surgeries, like knee replacements, are aimed at increasing mobility and decreasing pain. These types of procedures are becoming more common. You can make … Continue reading

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Diagnosing Your Back Pain

Learn about what may be causing your back pain and how to find relief. Feeling a pain in your back? You're not alone. Back pain is one of the most common health issues with eight out of every ten people … Continue reading

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Best Tips for Managing Your Arthritis Pain

Find out how to manage arthritis pain with lifestyle choices. Arthritis in general means inflammation of the joints. However, the medical community uses the word to describe more than 100 rheumatic diseases. The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and … Continue reading

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Exercise is Good Medicine for Arthritis

Exercise may be just what the doctor orders to help manage your arthritis symptoms. Sometimes the aches, pains and stress associated with arthritis can leave people feeling less like moving. However, exercise is often some of the best medicine when it comes … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Keep Back Pain Away

Discover five easy ways to banish back pain. Did you know that back pain affects as many as 8 out of 10 people during their lives? This sobering fact is a testament to how pervasive back pain is in our world, … Continue reading

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Pain in the … Back! Preventing Lower Back Pain

Don’t take your back for granted! Help prevent lower back pain with these tips. You’re not alone if you’re constantly dealing with lower back pain. It’s a common condition that affects 8 out of 10 people at some point during … Continue reading

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Keep Those Bones Healthy!

In honor of National Osteoporosis Prevention Month, here are three things you can do to help keep your bones healthy. Why is keeping your bones healthy so important? According to the National Osteoporosis Foundation, half of all women and a … Continue reading

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Stay Active Even With Arthritis

May is Arthritis Awareness Month– a designation intended to raise awareness of the disease that affects 50 million adults and 300,000 children, according to the Arthritis Foundation. There are many myths surrounding arthritis, but one of the most common myths … Continue reading

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Top Tips for Preventing Back Pain

Most Americans will experience chronic back pain at some point in their lives. This common ailment can make everyday activities difficult to participate in or enjoy. Even low-activity desk jobs can become disrupted by severe back pain. While many suffer through these … Continue reading

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Do You Need Knee Surgery?

Many people begin to notice certain pains and stiffness in their joints as they age. The knees are one of the most common joints to experience injury or to suffer from arthritis. Depending on the level of discomfort a patient … Continue reading

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