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Bone Spurs Treatment

Bone Spur Treatment
Bone spurs, or oseophytes, are bony outgrowths that protrude along the edges of bones. Oseophytes can develop anywhere in the body, though many form in joints or near areas where ligaments or tendons attac...

Prevent Overuse Injuries While Working Out

Working Out Overuse Injuries
Overuse injuries such as tennis elbow, runner’s knee and Achilles tendinitis affect athletes of all ages and skill levels. If you exercise regularly, you may be at risk for these types of injuries. Why? ...

Regenerative Medicine for Muscle and Nerve Injuries

Regenerative Medicine
Regenerative medicine is a growing field — quite literally. This cutting-edge branch of medical science seeks to repair muscle and nervous system injuries from the inside out. Treatment is designed to he...

Advances in Hip Replacement Surgery

Hip Replacement Surgery
Hip replacement surgery has come a long way over the years. The procedure is now less invasive, which shortens recovery time, and the implants are made of new materials that work better and last longer. Hi...

Common Overuse Injuries for Baseball and Softball Players

Softball Overuse Injuries
When we talk about overuse injuries, older athletes and those who participate in professional sports probably come readily to mind. However, recent research from the National Institutes of Health demonstra...

Plantar Fasciitis a Challenge for Marathon Runners

Plantar Fasciitis
Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common — and painful — health challenges marathon runners face. The continual pressure and stress that runners place on the plantar fascia (the flat band of tissue ...

Understanding Runner’s Knee

Runner's Knee
Runner’s knee is the common term for any one of several conditions that cause pain in front, behind or around the kneecap, or patella. The most common of these conditions is patellofemoral syndrome, pate...