| Aug 11, 2010
| 10:07 AM
Nobody wants unnecessary surgery. On the other hand, who doesn't want to have more mobility and to be able to do the things they used to do? Elective orthopedic surgeries like knee arthroscopy and hip replacement tend to be very successful because they...
| Jan 5, 2011
The OActive nee Brace and BioniCare® System from VQ OrthoCare is the first non-invasive, non-pharmaceutical treatment option for osteoarthritis of the knee. BioniCare treats the pain and symptoms caused by osteoarthritis of the knee by delivering a low-...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 2:52 PM
It had been more than 30 years since lupus began eating away at Deborah Filian's body. It stood in the way of every step she took, forcing her to stay in bed for long periods of time. But a saline warm-water pool has changed her life, she said.
| Aug 19, 2010
| 8:27 PM
As the advertisement for the antidepressant Cymbalta says, "Depression hurts. Cymbalta can help."
Chronic pain hurts too. And the makers of the drug duloxetine -- commercially known as Cymbalta -- argue that Cymbalta can help with that, as well.
| Sep 27, 2010
Hip and knee replacement surgery is supposed to alleviate pain and allow people to move better and lead a more active lifestyle. A new study published recently in the journal Orthopedics shows that could be the case, because weight loss may be one side...
| Jul 11, 2011
Most athletic types would rather spend a month watching "Teletubbies" while reading Snooki's blog than suffer an injury. And when it comes to getting hurt, the knee is one of the worst things you can damage.
The most commonly injured knee ligament is the...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 1:38 PM
Easing pain with a simple injection. It's not a medication but a remedy already in your own body.
The path to pain free, a needle stick. Blood is drawn, then spun.
Vasili Karas, Research Coordinator: "This is the patient's blood after it spun down in...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 11:11 AM
A partial fix may mean total freedom. When it comes to knee replacement, sometimes less is more.
George Kleinfeld, knee replacement patient: "Pain, it's primarily the pain issue. It hurts to walk or climb stairs."
Tired of letting his knee pain hold him...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 11:05 AM
Do you have housemaid's knee or jersey finger? Many common pain conditions have acquired colorful monikers.
Upsy-daisy! New moms lifting and holding their newborns numerous times a day may develop baby wrist, also known as de Quervain’...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Many horses develop osteoarthritis (degenerative joint disease) as they age and progress through their athletic career. There are several treatments available to try and prevent the development of osteoarthritis, as well as to help those horses that are...