Youth sports injuries can turn into chronic, nagging problems for kids — unless they're given time to rest and heal.
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Find tips for daily living and the latest breakthroughs in treating adult and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, vasculitis, osteoporosis, gout and more from our Orthopaedic & Rheumatologic Institute.
If you’ve experienced an acute gout attack, you probably don’t want to go through it again. You might not have to.
Fibromyalgia doesn’t have to rule your life. Coordinated care from a team of experts can help you take charge of this chronic pain condition.
When rheumatologist Howard Smith, MD, mentions lupus to his patients, sometimes he gets a confused look because it’s not a well-understood condition. He offers five things many people don’t know about lupus.
Fibromyalgia is a very common condition that produces widespread pain – especially in the neck and shoulders. Howard Smith, MD, explains what fibromyalgia is and how exercise, cognitive behavioral therapy and new medications can help.
Improving your core strength and flexibility is important in golf, as it can help prevent or minimize trauma to the low back, as well as improve your performance.
The percentage of Americans with osteoporosis who are women is a whopping 80 percent -- totaling more than 35 million people. What's the message for women? Mind your bones!
Cleveland Clinic Sports Nutritionist, Katherine Patton, MEd, RD, LD, CSSD, offers advice for healthy dining out, whether at an ethnic restaurant, steakhouse, pizzeria or fast food establishment.
It’s fresh into sandal season, and you need your feet to look sexy and pretty. So it’s off to the salon for a pedicure. But where you go can be the difference between pedi-heaven — or pedi-pain.
As we get older, exercising can be even more important for good health. Whether you’re already active or just trying to pry yourself from the couch, our expert offers do’s and don’ts to help you get the most out of your exercise routine.