Orthopedics

Oh, My Achy Back!!

April 25 | 5 - 6 p.m.
Tilton Fitness, Brick

Join Justin Kubeck, M.D., and learn more about what may be causing your back pain. For more information or to register, please call 1-800-560-9990 or visit our online events calendar.

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Orthopedics

Using two or more pain control methods after hip and knee replacement surgery rather than opioid painkillers alone reduces risks to patients, a new study finds.

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Orthopedics

Knee replacement patients can continue to enjoy sports -- such as skiing, tennis and dancing -- without worrying that high-impact activities might compromise their new joint, a small, new study finds.

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Orthopedics

Good old aspirin is just as effective as newer, expensive drugs at preventing blood clots after hip or knee replacement, a new clinical trial suggests.

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Health Tip: Balance Moves for Older Adults

-- Balance exercises can help prevent falls, especially among older adults. But before you begin any exercise program, always consult your doctor.

The American Council on Exercise mentions these common balance exercises for active older adults:

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Orthopedics

Many patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are placed on powerful inhaled corticosteroid therapy to ease symptoms.

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