Articles about orthopedics


Rheumatoid Arthritis and Your Ankles

Last updated: 11/29/2020

Rheumatoid arthritis is a degenerative condition that can cause problems in your joints. It typically beings in smaller joints, like in your fingers or toes, and then it can...

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5 Ways To Treat Swollen Ankles and Feet

Last updated: 11/29/2020

Are you dealing with swollen ankles on a regular basis? Sometimes this is due to an underlying health condition like diabetes, while other times we simply become more prone to...

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How Your Ankles Hold The Key To Long Runs

Last updated: 11/29/2020

When it comes to your run, when would you say the worst part of the run occurs? For most people, it’s the homestretch. If you’re going on a five-mile run, odds are the last mile...

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Causes and Treatments For Pain Behind The Knee

Last updated: 11/29/2020

Pain behind your knee, also known as posterior knee pain, is one of the most common types of knee discomfort people face on a regular basis. Posterior knee pain can affect...

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Machine Learning in Orthopaedics Is Ready for Prime Time

Last updated: 11/28/2020

Quality & Research Machine Learning in Orthopaedics Is Ready for Prime Time Over the past decade, machine learning (ML) has become an important tool, with promising early...

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Ingrown Nail Surgery

Last updated: 11/28/2020

Ingrown nail surgery is the removal of a nail, or a portion of a nail, that is covered by skin and causing pain and/or infection. It may also involve the destruction of the nail...

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Plantar Fascia Stretch for Foot Pain

Last updated: 11/28/2020

If you have plantar fasciitis, then you know how painful this condition can be. It can cause you to walk with a limp, and it may limit your ability to run and walk up and down...

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Posterior Tibial Tendonitis Signs and Treatment

Last updated: 11/28/2020

Posterior tibial tendon dysfunction is a problem that occurs in one of the tendons on the inner side of the ankle. Ankle Anatomy A review of your anatomy is helpful in...

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3 Common Causes Of Ingrown Toenails

Last updated: 11/27/2020

Ingrown toenails can be a pain, and if you don’t take preventative steps, they can keep returning even after you’ve taken care of the problem. So how can you keep ingrown...

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How Does Sugar Affect Your Feet?

Last updated: 11/27/2020

Happy Halloween! The highlight for kids on Halloween night is the candy they get from going door to door, and if you’re like most parents, you’re going to try and limit the...

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