Osteoporosis is a weakening and thinning of the bones. A relatively minor injury or fall can result in a fracture if you have osteoporosis. Spine and hip fractures commonly occur in people with osteoporosis, which can lead to severe disability.
Have you and your orthopedic surgeon decided that surgery is the right call for you? If that's the plan of action, this article is designed to provide you with some very practical and useful tips to help make your life easier before and after the operation.
Acupuncture is a form of alternative medicine that seeks to establish healthy equilibrium and function within the body. The integrative approach to Medicine in the U.S. has led to widespread acceptance of acupuncture for a variety of different diseases and conditions.
Did you know that people who don’t exercise regularly are twice as likely to develop joint problems and heart disease as compared to people who do?