Bone & Joint

Man's hands work with a wrench on a car part. October 15, 2018

Tennis elbow, golfer’s elbow caused by more than just tennis or golf

Repetitive motions done every day lead to these two versions of the same problem.

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Bone & Joint

Closeup of handshake between older white man and younger black woman October 1, 2018

What is ‘trigger finger’?

Trigger finger means a finger catches, or locks, in one position. Here's how it's treated.

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Bone & Joint

A nurse casts a boy's left arm September 25, 2018

When childhood play leads to a broken arm or hand

A cast or splint usually helps heal a child's broken arm. Fractures involving the elbow may need surgery.

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Bone & Joint Children Infants & Toddlers

Motion Preserving Surgeries August 29, 2018

Motion-preserving spinal surgeries can offer better recovery

A spine surgeon explains two procedures that preserve range of motion in the neck.

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Bone & Joint

July 31, 2018

Cervical myelopathy: a progressive condition that begins in the neck

Cervical myelopathy means damage or dysfunction of the spinal cord in the neck from compression. It can make hands and balance shaky. It's not just aging.

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Aging Well Bone & Joint

July 17, 2018

Low-back pain? You’re not alone … at all

Get the scoop on sciatica, one of the most common low-back pains.

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Aging Well Bone & Joint

back pain prevention and treatment June 27, 2018

4 tips for back care in these warm, sunny months

Whether gardening, celebrating or exercising, keep these tips for back care in mind over the next few warm, sunny months.

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Bone & Joint Prevention

chronic shoulder pain causes June 18, 2018

3 reasons for chronic shoulder pain

These painful shoulder problems bother many people. Here's how to get some relief.

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Bone & Joint Fitness

spica cast tips June 8, 2018

How to take care of a child in a spica cast

A cast from a child's chest to the knee or ankle is a challenge. Here's how to manage it.

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Bone & Joint Children Infants & Toddlers