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Tips to improve posture

Source: Medical News Today

Researchers have linked bad posture with some uncomfortable health conditions and a high risk of injury, especially during exercise.

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Young athletes who require ACL reconstruction may benefit from additional procedure

Source: Medical Xpress

In the largest clinical trial of its kind, researchers at Lawson Health Research Institute have shown that performing an additional surgical procedure called lateral extra-articular tenodesis (LET) may reduce the risk of ACL re-injury in young athletes.

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Exercises for easing and preventing upper back pain

Source: Medical News Today

Upper back pain and tension are common complaints, particularly when people feel stressed or spend a lot of time hunched over desks or computers. Exercises that stretch the neck, shoulders, and upper back can help relieve pain and loosen tight muscles.

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Where`s the best place for your child`s sports physical exam?

Source: Medical Xpress

Student athletes usually need a sports physical. And the best place for that exam is at their primary care doctor's office, according to updated guidelines from leading U.S. medical experts.

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Mayo Clinic Minute: Advances in treatment of soft tissue injuries

Source: Mayo Clinic

Soft tissue injuries in muscles, tendons and ligaments, and osteoarthritis, can make moving around painful and limit your physical activity.

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Is It Time to Offer Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) in Your Practice?

Source: American Alliance of Orthopaedic Executives

Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy is a treatment patients are asking about with increasing frequency. Its popularity may be attributed to famous athletes like Tiger Woods, Rafael Nadal, and Cristiano Ronaldo who have received PRP injections and reported a faster, more complete recovery from their injuries.

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What Are Pain Management and Regenerative Medical Treatments?

Source: t2conline

If you live with chronic pain and don’t want to get addicted to painkillers, you may be wondering what pain management and regenerative medicine treatments are.Chronic pain can significantly hamper your lifestyle making it almost impossible to remain independent.

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Rotator cuff repair with biceps tenodesis did not impact speed of recovery after surgery

Source: Healio

Outcomes and the speed of recovery were similar between patients who underwent rotator cuff repair with bicep tenodesis and patients who underwent only rotator cuff repair, according to a presentation at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting.

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Fractures have long-term impacts on quality of life in older people

Source: Medical Xpress

Single and multiple hip, vertebral, and rib fractures strongly affect the quality of life of older adults over a prolonged period of time, according to a new study published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research.

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Why static stretching may not be as effective as you think

Source: Medical Xpress

For a decade, the research has been clear: static, hold-the-pose stretches prior to athletic activity diminish performance and might even open athletes up to injury.

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Many diseases increase the risks of hip fracture surgery

Source: Science Daily

Parkinson's disease, osteoarthritis, rheumatic diseases, alcoholism and mental health disorders increase the risk of surgical complications after a hip fracture surgery, a new study analyzing nationwide registers finds.

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BMI may mediate inverse link between fiber intake, knee OA

Source: Medical Xpress

Zhaoli Dai, Ph.D., from the Boston University School of Medicine, and colleagues used data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative (OAI) and the Framingham Offspring Osteoarthritis Study to assess how BMI and inflammation might impact the observed association between greater fiber intake and the lower risk for symptomatic knee osteoarthritis.

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