Latest Achilles Tendonitis News

Take the load off your feet: how to deal with achilles tendinopathy The achilles is the tendon formed as the gastrocnemius and soleus – the calf muscles – join to insert on to the heel bone. The achilles tendon has to tolerate the highest loads in the body – up to 10 times your body […]

Lower vitamin D levels found in children who drink non-cow's milk

Lower vitamin D levels found in children who drink non-cow's milk The children were all recruited from seven pediatric or family medicine practices in Toronto, Canada, and of these children, 85% drank cow's milk, while 12% drank non-cow's milk. The other 3% had unknown milk consumptions. Results show that children … Read more on Medical News […]

Agios Cancer 'Metabolism' Drug Clears Bone Marrow of Leukemic Cells

Agios Cancer 'Metabolism' Drug Clears Bone Marrow of Leukemic Cells Four of the responding patients had complete remissions, meaning their bone marrow was clear of all cancer cells. Another two patients had near complete remissions. Responses to AG-120 are all ongoing with durations ranging from 15 days to five months. Read more on TheStreet.com This […]

Traumatic Instability of the Shoulder: Skin incision marked in the dominant anterior axillary crease

Traumatic Instability of the Shoulder: Skin incision marked in the dominant anterior axillary crease Surgery for Traumatic Instability of the Shoulder Find the full article at: http://www.orthop.washington.edu/PatientCare/OurServices/ShoulderElbow/Articles/S…

Latest TKA Complications News

Obesity linked to increased risk for orthopaedic conditions and surgical … ROSEMONT, Ill., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Obesity affects individual patient care, the healthcare system and nearly every organ in the body. People with obesity often have other health problems, including diabetes, heart disease, certain … Read more on Virtual Press Office (press release) RIA-harvested […]