Not so long ago, patients needing a total hip or knee replacement would be away from home anywhere from a week to 10 days – or even longer. Not any more.
While many of us associate torn rotator cuffs with baseball, people older than age 45 are increasingly at risk for this injury.
We often throw ourselves into our favorite outdoor activities without a thought. We all want to make the most of comfortable temperatures and milder weather.
The bicep muscle is one of the most important for your upper body strength. An injury to this hardworking muscle can make day-to-day tasks difficult.
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Treating a dislocated shoulder always looks so easy in the movies and on TV. In real life, you should seek medical attention right away.
Five millimeters. That’s just under 1/20 of an inch. Less than the width of the eraser of a no.2 pencil.