Physical therapy is often the recommended method to heal a ruptured meniscus in the knee. In fact, patients generally find relief within weeks.
Ski and snowboard season has arrived! But before you hit the slopes, learn how to prevent serious injuries. As snow piles up this winter, skiers and snowboarders are hitting the slopes to relish in their favorite seasonal workout. Unfortunately, along with the exhilarating exercise comes the possibility of serious injury. According to Globelink International, winter […]
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Martial arts like karate and jiu-jitsu have grown in popularity — and so have injuries associated with these strenuous workouts.
If you’re experiencing persistent pain in your knee, it might be time to consider knee replacement surgery.
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A new study suggests that surgery may be the best option for a torn meniscus in the knee. But is it the right treatment for you?
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ACL tears are common among athletes, but anyone can be affected by this debilitating knee injury.