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What Are the Main Causes of Achilles Tendon Pain?

If you’re like most people, you probably don’t think much about your Achilles tendon — until it starts to hurt. We discuss the main causes of Achilles tendon pain and what you can do to remedy it.

Nov 11th, 2019
Here's How Your Weight Affects Your Joints

You know that being overweight is unhealthy. You may even know it leads to diabetes and heart disease. But did you know it could also affect your joints? Find out what those extra pounds mean to your knees and hips.

Oct 23rd, 2019
Tips for Avoiding Carpal Tunnel in an Office Job

Carpal tunnel seems almost unavoidable when you have an office job, especially if you spend most of your day on a computer. There are a couple of simple changes that you can make to prevent it though.

Sep 3rd, 2019
Life After an ACL Tear

The ACL is one of the key ligaments in your knee and a tear can be quite painful and debilitating. Worry not -- treatment and full recovery are possible. Here is a guide to help you navigate life after an ACL tear.

Jul 31st, 2019
What Makes PRP Therapy So Effective?

Platelet-rich plasma therapy is one of the newest and most effective ways to heal injured tissue, including muscles and tendons. Read on to find out why it’s so effective.

Jul 1st, 2019
Living With Arthritis (And What You Can Do About It)

You can live with arthritis without letting it ruin your life. Let us help you learn more about your options for managing the pain and stiffness that come with arthritis, the chronic inflammation in your joints.

Jun 4th, 2019
9 Ailments That Can Be Treated With Stem Cell Therapy

Regenerative medicine is making great strides in many areas of health care, including orthopedics. If you have a chronic condition or injury, stem cell therapy may help you avoid surgery and recover quickly. Discover the healing role of stem cells.

Feb 4th, 2019
How to Avoid an Achilles Tendon Injury

Achilles tendon injuries affect athletes and non-athletes alike, and without proper medical treatment, they can cause a lot of pain and even long-term disability. Fortunately, there are simple steps you can take to prevent injury. Here's how.

Nov 30th, 2018
Knee Arthritis? 3 Nonsurgical Treatments to Try Before Surgery

Knee pain can slow you down, causing mobility problems and throbbing pain that kills concentration. While knee replacement surgery represents a life-changing procedure for many, there are alternative therapies to examine before choosing surgery.

Sep 18th, 2018
BURSITIS IS A PAIN

Bursitis is a common term, but people can mix it up with other joint pain caused by strains or injury.

Jun 15th, 2018
PROBLEMS WITH YOUR HIPS

Because the hips feature large bones, many people don’t think of them when it comes to orthopedics.

Apr 15th, 2018
ACL 101

Since we just completed another football season, we’ve heard our share of “ACL injuries” from announcers on just about every game.

Mar 15th, 2018
THESE EXERCISE MAY HELP YOU AVOID INJURY

Although in L.A. we don’t usually think of an off-season where we spend more time exercising indoors, in a normal year (unlike this year!) there are lots of rainy days and damp cool times to avoid.

Feb 15th, 2018
UNDERSTANDING OSTEOARTHRITIS

Arthritis and our joints are inexorably linked. Arthritis is a broad term that covers over 100 diseases, but its basic definition is “inflammation of the joints.”

Jan 15th, 2018
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Oct 3rd, 2017