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8th grade football player with OCD
 Has anyone tried PRP shots and never done surgery?  This is what we'd like to do, but I wanted to hear from anyone else who has gone this route.  How are you now?  Did you do PRP ...

Super Speciality Hospital in India
Best Hospital For Knee Replacement Surgery Mumbai, Thane Minimally invasive Total, Partial & Revision knee replacement surgery in Mumbai is performed to treat arthritis knee joint by top ...

Joint Replacement Surgery Hospital India
Knee arthroscopy is a common surgical procedure in which a joint is viewed using a small camera. This will give the doctors a clear view of the inside of the knee and help them diagnose and treat the ...

Orthopedic Stories
     Meniscus Repair Surgery in Cabo San Lucas Mexico   A torn meniscus is among the most common knee injuries and it is caused by any activity which results in a forcefully ...

Sleep Apnea Help
This problem may tend to last for not more than three minutes and then can take place after few hours. After this process of trouble the sleep takes place normally. It usually happens with a choked nose ...

Hip Replacement Surgery In India - Travcure
  Rotator cuff repair is a surgery used to repair a torn tendon in the shoulder. A rotator cuff injury occurs when the supporting tendons in the shoulder joint get severely damaged. Rotator cuff ...

Knee Replacement Surgery
Overview            The issues like postoperative pain, bruising and swelling are called as the normal part of the recovery process after having a knee surgery. However, ...

Orthopedic Shoes
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Finally, they started accepting the fact that Clinical depression is indeed clinical in many ways, in the past depression was a term derived in the dictionary of poets and authors. Scientific experts ...

Just Orthopedic: Sports Medicine Blog
The mindset of the injured sports or sedentary individual has not changed much over the years.  They have grown up to understand that when they are experiencing pain or discomfort from an injury ...

The first 21 days
 Total Knee Replacement  Prior to Surgery Preparation  For the 8 weeks prior to surgery I did the recommended strengthen exercises (2x day) recommended by the hospital where my surgery ...

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 Zest360 is a whole food blend designed to balance the bod, increase energy, support the immune system, assist in weight loss or gain, kill unhealthy parasites, provide cardio ssupport, provide digestive ...

Discovery Knee
 Knee pain is such a common complaint and having knee replacements are definately on the rise. ALthough the knee joint is a complex joint I beleive we do not use the knee the way it was designed ...

Total knee replacement India
I-Assist guided Verilast Knee replacement- Knee replacement meant to last 30 years. Are you young and in need of a knee replacement? Do you need a knee replacement but are scared to get one because ...

The Orthopedic Corner
Dr. A. K. Venkatachalam, a renowned orthopedic surgeon in India, has successfully performed for the first time a knee surgery using the innovative I-Assist device.Dr. A. K. Venkatachalam used the revolutionary ...

The Giant's Knees
Did you know that posture is one of the most important elements of a good fitness program? No matter how much time you spend working out, if you don't have good posture, all of your work will be in vain. Good ...

Knees Are Knot Knots
We must be more careful with our knee joints. Consider the care you take with your computers/phones/etc. These machines all have very delicate inner-workings that must be cared for, maintained and ...

Strong Leg muscles mean stronger Knees
Good afternoon knee junkies,I well aware that countless people go through their day dealing with various aches and pains in or around our knees.  Most of the time it has nothing to do with a serious ...

The Sports Report
Russell Westbrook was out for the remainder of last season after tearing his lateral meniscus on April 25's game against the Houston Rockets. He had surgery to repair the meniscus at the end of April. ...

Listen to Me Whine
Amongst all the other issues that I've been having as health declines. Right knee aches today. Actually its the area above the knee that's bothering me but I'm guessing that pressure is bearing down on ...

Crazy Knee Stuff
Brave new world & not for the squeamish- or the shy..!  Two weeks ago on Aug. 21, Ohio's Dr. Christopher Kaeding live streamed his operation to repair a middle-aged woman's torn ACL using ...



HTO - my story
I am a female and 45 years old. I am two weeks post-op from my HTO surgery. Well all I can say right now is, thank God for percocet and morphine!! What horrible pain. This is my fifth knee surgery. I ...

Ware the Mini Horse
April 5, 2013My employee had been telling me for a while about an adorable mini horse that lived at her house.  She's told me several funny stories about it's antics and the hilarity of seeing people ...



Health Care
Thrombosis prevention after total hip and kneereplacement: What are the advantages or disadvantages of apixaban (Eliquis)? Apixaban (Eliquis trading name) is authorized since May 2011 for the prevention ...



Osteochondritis Dissecans
I am an athletic, 6'3', 19 year old male, and have played sports all my life. I was diagnosed with OCD in my left knee on the medial side at the age of 15, but I can remember having pain that would ...

Knee Deep
Over the years, the most common excuse I've used for not exercising is that I didn't want to hurt myself. Athletes are more likely to have serious injuries than non athletes, and doing nothing has always ...

College Health 2.0
  One thing I never anticipated when I, a 17 year-old boy, first arrived at Tufts was just how academically rigorous the school was going to be. Class sizes were always ...



Ducky88
I have read alot of bloggs abd forums and contemplated commenting, decided I will not have a lot of time on my hands and my experiences my help otherbpeopl. I am now 24 years old and my knee saga began ...



mayolarubilt
The best way to stretching Finding time with your hectic schedule to work out is tough. When you do have an additional half hour to yourself, you likely jump directly on the treadmill or the bike and ...



College Health
One thing I never anticipated when I, a 17 year-old boy, first arrived at Tufts was just how academically rigorous the school was going to be. Class sizes were always small, the curriculum focused, and ...

Knee News and Opinions
I'm constantly amazed by the advances of medicine. One problem with getting a knee replacment is that there's a one-size fits all (or one of only a few selections fits all) system, that doesn't always ...

Running knees
The sun finally peeked out after two days of rain for this morning's Boston Marathon, arguably the most exciting event on the running calendar.  Since I'm able to run neither far enough or fast enough ...



Knees!
The MetroSouth Medical Center has a really interesting new campaign about knees. The campaign is called “Knee Pain Loves Women” and it’s an effort to help women who experience painful ...


LisaMM
A Knee Perspective
Knee injuries are among the top four loss injuries in soccer according to USSoccer.com. However, knee injuries are the main concern for both athletes and physicians regardless of the . The research feature ...


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It's all about the Bee's Knees
Having never undergone any major surgery since I was little, wherein I had been hit by a motorcycle and thereby needed stitches, I was rather curious as to what life would be like post-being cut open.  ...



Medical Tourism
The cost of knee replacement in the United States can be prohibitive, ranging from $35,000 to $65,000. Because of this, many uninsured patients in the United States are forced to inevitably delay their ...

Pain & Torture
My PT was 3 months long after "scope" surgery to a torn meniscus. Surgery went very well but Pain & Torture was nearly unbearable for the first two weeks. Mostly due to the several months between ...

Anterior Knee Pain Syndrome Patient Stories
i dont know what name to call this injurie. but i have a pain on my left knee when i run, i took xray and went through mri's and still they dont see anything. is that common or rare if so whats its called...


Knee1Editors
Knee News
We all go through times in our lives where our schedules are just too hectic to fit in a workout. Sure, people will tell you that you can always find time for a quick workout if you just organize your daily ...

Patient Stories
Well, heres my story. My boyfriend, and two of our friends where four wheeling in the woods, and we ended up falling off of a cliff. Rolled the blazer three times down the hill. After it stopped we ...

Knee Healthy
Let's talk nutrition. We all know what an impact healthy eating can have on overall quality of life, but what do all these recommended foods actually do for specific parts of our bodies? Specifically, ...

Knee pain Patient Stories
hi , my name is pat i have bad knees and went to see my doctor who suggested synvics shots ,once a week for three weeks . before the shots i was having sever knee pain in my right knee five weeks after ...

Osteochondritis Dessicans Patient Stories
Evidentially my problem originated when I was 11 years old and had several occasions of "giving away" of my right knee. The doctor at the time diagnosed "growing pains." After those episodes I had ...

Osgood Schlatter Disease Patient Stories
I am 21 years old. I love sports more than almost anything in the world. Although, my bumps under my knees (OSD) get sore and limit my abilities as an athelete. If I were to get surgery would that solve ...

Microfracture
I have been non-weight bearing since my op just 3 weeks ago and up until now was pleased with progress on both of my knees. Suddenly over the last couple of days my left knee has been giving way and both ...

Knee Injury Patient Stories
I was playing soccer in December of 2007 when i twisted the wrong direction and went down. Luckly all my ligaments were still attached and healthy. I gave the injury a few months and the pain went away. ...

Knee Replacement Patient Stories
I have been told by two surgeons that I am the perfect candidate for a partial replacement, however, a third surgeon(excellent credentials) tells me I should have a full replacement, and if I have a partial ...

Rehabilitation/Treatment Patient Stories
I fell down on ice with my daughter 12/7/03. I went to the ER and was told I had swelling. Slowly, the more I used my legs to walk to work from train, drive, or carry my daughter... I was unable to function ...

Rheumatoid Arthritis Patient Stories
This is my first visit to this site. I am 29 yrs old and I was recently diagnosed with RA. I have been having severe knee pain for 7 yrs. I was also diagnosed with Sjogrens Syndrome when I was 8yrs ...

Patellafemoral Syndrome Patient Stories
Hi! I am 14 and have recieved both an x-ray and MRI of my knee. The doctors said that I ahev no structural damage. My PT said that my kneecap is too far up too far to the right and the patello surface ...

Meniscus Injury Patient Stories
Hi, I'm 39yr old female who has been having swelling in both of my legs and ankles for the last six months,one day my knee started to hurt felt like it was twisting when I would walk(did not do anything ...

IT Band Syndrome Patient Stories
I was just recently diagnosed with ITBFS and Generalized Ligament Laxity. I am a devoted softball and hockey player. I have had to stop playing all sports because of the knee pain that I have had over ...

Dislocation Patient Stories
Well, it all started when I was born...no really, I was born with patellafemoral syndrome knees. Of course like most girls, I just thought I had ugly knock knees, and kept right on with my dancing and ...

Depression Due to Inactivity Patient Stories
I am wondering if anyone can offer advice. I am a 37 year old female, who has had knee pain since my teens. I have had knee surgery on both my knees. The doctors seem to agree that I have arthritis, ...

Chondromalacia Patellae Patient Stories
I am now into my 4th op and it gets no better, my last was Nov 05 and not even a year on and the pain is back and worse, I had both knees done and last year had realignment and the pain has worsened over ...

Chronic Swelling Patient Stories
I first began having swelling problems in my knees when I was 17. With no warning, they just began collecting fluid with no pain, just caused mobility problems. I had no prior knee injuries or pain. ...

Cartilage Problems Patient Stories
Hi lets see, I started having knee injuries at the age of 14, torn meniscus during a basketball game, 4 more torn menicus followed. Had scopes debridment and clean up all 5 tmes except with the fifth ...

Bursitis
I have never had pain in my knee or legs untill about 2 weeks ago.....I worked in the garden on my knees for hours, then I wore a pair of very uncomfortable heels and had to walk up and down about 30 ...

Arthroscopy Patient Stories
hi everyone i went to my os last may with swelling and alot of pain in my knee.. he had me do pt for 3 mos with no relief.. he than ordered an mri and said i had lateral meniscus tear and the beginning ...

Autologous Chondracyte Implantation
I HAD THE CARTICEL PROCEDURE DONE WITH A HIGH TIBIAL OSTEOTOMY IN SEPT 2004. I CAN FINALLY SEE THE LIGHT AT THE END OF THE TUNNEL. IF YOU ARE CONSIDERING THIS PROCEDURE I WOULD LIKE TO SHARE A FEW THINGS ...

Knee Surgery Patient Stories
HI IF ANYONE OUT THERE CAN GIVE ME ADVICE ON THE ABOVE OP WHICH I WILL BE HAVING IN APPROX 2MTHS TIME I WOULD BE VERY GRATEFUL. I NEED ALL THE ADVICE I CAN GET PLEASE AS I AM ANXIOUS TO WETHER I AM DOING ...

Ligament Damage Patient Stories
I had a bike accident three years ago. I partially tore my ACL and lateral meniscus. I had an arthroscopy done where they trmmed the edges of the tear. I did not take the physiotherapy seriously and ended ...

Osteoarthritis Patient Stories
Sept. 04 my left knee was replaced. Nov. 04 my right knee was replaced. I have continued to suffer with extreme soreness in the calf muscle of my right leg. I have soreness, heat, and pain in both ...

Other Patient Stories
My fiance suffered a fall in 2000 which resulted in four subsequent surgeries, ending with the last in 2003. The outcome was total patellectomy - complete removal of the left knee cap- and reconstruction ...


GaelForceWinds
My Experience with Knee Pain
I'ts been almost 2 years since writing about my knee pain, and I think it is time for an update! About a year ago I discussed my knee and lower back pain with my doctor. She recommended I see a physical ...

Affordable Knee Replacement Surgery, India
Mr. Azhar, a 35 year old male was suffering from Avascular Necrosis in his hip joints. Due to debilitating pain and stiffness he was unable to perform his day to day activities.  A high demanding ...


jhonnyjeejox
jhonnyjeejox
Hi I'm considering having a high tibial osteotamy done on my left knee. If there's anyone out there who's had one i'd love to hear about it. thanks...

Life with Diabetics
When family get togethors rolll around this season, I usually end up catering and cooking fora household of 3-5 diabetics. More than occasionally I have a few guests from the not-so-diabetic community ...



richard34
This is my first time on this site and I am hoping to find others with similar issues with there knees and hear their experiences and perhaps get some advice.  i have been having operations on my ...

No Future as a Knee Model
I've taken up Ultiimate Frisbee. Perhaps it's not the wisest choice, given my knee history, but my husband is an avid player and suggested we join a team together as a fun date night (at least, until ...



Summer
Two  and a half years ago, I had my left knee ligaments badly sprained when I was walking on a shuttle bus (still have no idea how it happened..). I remembered how painful it was and I was sweating ...

Back To Running
Before two years ago, I don't remember a time that I didn't run. I was the way too energetic grade schooler that made teachers and parents sigh, and ran cross country in high school. I continued running ...

Aurangabad Medical Tourism & India
Source: Arthritis FoundationArthritis is a group of conditions involving damage to the joints of the body.   There are over 100 different forms of arthritis and the most common form,osteoarthritis (degenerative ...

Sth about Knee
Dear friends:Now the outside was covered by the snow. A pure white world, peaceful and beautiful. I personally prefer to stay inside the warm warm room and not stepping out, I am even lazy to move ...

Knee Micro Sensors
I started a companty that intends to design and build a knee injury prevention product that uses embedded microelectronicmechanical sensors (just above the nano level) and embedded rfid tags that will ...

To be or not to Be
Sad news: Exercise can not help lose weight....From a reserach report done by a university..Read this news on the Metro Boston today. My plan fails again.......

No Knee Injury to Women
Although the research varies, female athletes are two and a half to four times more likely to tear their ACLs than men, depending on the sport. Understanding the reasons behind these disproportionate ...

MJRC
Statistics from the department of health suggest that increasing numbers of young patients are seeking a knee replacement. It is predicted that in a few years, the biggest age subset undergoing a knee ...

Knee1Team
Andrew Bynum of the Los Angeles Lakers is no longer the only one suffering from a knee injury out of both playoff teams. During last night's game 6 of the playoffs between the Lakers ...


cvwarner
Daily Running Good/Bad for Knees?
Recently I developed the habit of running daily, and began to wonder whether my constant running would help or hurt my knees and joints in the long run (no pun intended). However, after researching and ...

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