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Ease Back Pain with McKenzie Directional Preference Exercises

Ease Back Pain with McKenzie Directional Preference Exercises
For patients with persistent back pain, McKenzie directional preference exercises can provide much-needed relief. The McKenzie Method is a standardized approach to both assessing and treating low back pain...

Living with Osteoporosis? How to a Prevent Sports Injury and Stay Active

Living With Osteoporosis
If you have osteoporosis, you might be worried that becoming active will lead to a sports injury. The good news is that exercise is good for your overall bone health. However, when you’re living with...

Avoid a Back Injury with Safe Lifting Techniques

Avoid Back Injury
It’s easy to suffer a back injury when lifting heavy objects. Whether your work requires frequent heavy lifting or you only occasionally lift large or unwieldy items, you’re at risk for a sprain, stra...

Robotic Hip Replacement Surgery Wound Care

Robotic Hip Replacement
Robotic hip replacement surgery is a minimally invasive surgical technique. Although the prosthetic components are the same as those used for traditional hip arthroplasty, the incisions required for impl...

Do Joint Replacements Set Off Airport Metal Detectors?

Metal Detectors
If you’ve had joint replacement surgery and you’re planning a trip, you may wonder how your prosthetic implant could affect airport security. If you’re taking a plane to your destination, leave you...

Knee Replacement Surgery and Fall Risks

Knee Replacement Surgery
If you’re having knee replacement surgery this winter, you may have concerns about falling. With all the ice and snow here in northern Utah — and with you a little unsteady on your feet — you ...

Is Hand Arthritis Caused by Cracking Your Knuckles?

Hand Arthritis
Will you get hand arthritis if you crack your knuckles? Chances are, your mother or grandmother warned you to stop cracking your knuckles as a child. But if you’re like many people, you do it anyway. Up ...