sex after hip replacement

Surprising Benefit of Hip Replacement: A Better Sex Life

Tags: hip replacements, joint pain, orthopaedic, sex, sexual health

For people in need of hip replacement, sex can be extremely painful. The good news is that once the joint is replaced, you can resume having sex within six to eight weeks – and it’s often better than it’s been for years.

orthopaedic imaging of bone

Joint Agreement: Using Imaging for Custom Fit (Video)

Tags: hip, hip replacements, joints, knee replacement, musculoskeletal injuries, orthopaedic, shoulder

Orthopaedic sugeons are using dramatic advancements in imaging to customize joint repair and monitor patients after the operation.

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Kids and Broken Bones

Tags: arthritis, broken bone, calcium, fracture, ligaments, orthopaedic, skeleton, x-ray

Growing young bones need immediate attention after injury to avoid crooked or misshapen bones or arthritis later in life.

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Chat With a Doctor: Hip and Knee Replacements

Tags: chat with a doctor, hip replacements, joint pain, knee replacements, orthopaedic, osteoarthritis, RA, rheumatoid arthritis, web chat, webchat

Ask questions and get answers about hip and knee replacements from a Cleveland Clinic physician during a live webchat Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, at noon (ET).

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Why You Now Go Home Faster After Total Joint Surgery

Tags: arthritis, joint pain, joint replacement, knee pain, orthopaedic, physical therapy

Whether total joint surgery involves a hip, knee, shoulder or other area, the amazing advances I’ve seen in my practice dramatically reduce time in the hospital.

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Benefits of Running Barefoot (Video)

Tags: feet, foot pain, orthopaedic, orthotics, running

Are you inspired by the Olympics to get out and run? Experts say running barefoot can offer surprising benefits.

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Research Finds Exercise is Good for Arthritis (Video)

Tags: arthritic joints, arthritis, exercise, orthopaedic, rheumatoid arthritis, rheumatologists, rheumatology, water-based therapy

It was thought for many years that if you had arthritis, you should not exercise because it would damage your joints. The popular belief is proven false.

man's hands with arthritis pain

The Weather and Arthritis: Does Rain Increase Pain?

Tags: arthritis, barometric pressure, joint pain, joints, orthopaedic, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, rheumatologic, rheumatologists, swelling

Before or after it rains, some people with arthritis experience aching joints. An expert explains why people may experience increased arthritis pain depending on the weather.

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Youth Sports Safety

Tags: child safety, orthopaedic, sports injury, sports medicine, youth sports

If your kid plays sports, it’s important to push them, but it’s also important to know when to ease off. An expert offers tips to avoiding injuries by knowing when kids need a break.

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Video: Keep Your Feet Happy in Flip-flops

Tags: feet, orthopaedic, rheumatologic

Flip-flops are a shoe sensation every summer, but they also can be bad for your feet. Read expert tips to wearing them without problems.