Walking the dog can be great exercise for seniors, but there could be one downside: bone fractures.
Tendons are thick cords that join your muscles to your bones. When tendons become irritated or inflamed, the condition is called tendinitis. Tendinitis causes acute pain and tenderness, making it difficult to move the affected joint.
While it will do some damage to your bank account, you need a sport-specific pair of shoes for any activity you do more than three times a week. Otherwise you risk injury and may hamper your performance.
Single and multiple hip, vertebral, and rib fractures strongly affect the quality of life of older adults over a prolonged period of time, according to a new study published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research.
November is National Diabetes Month, a time to focus on a disease that affects over 30 million people in the US. The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society® (AOFAS) raises awareness around the potential foot complications caused by diabetes and offers tips on how to prevent them.
Parkinson's disease, osteoarthritis, rheumatic diseases, alcoholism and mental health disorders increase the risk of surgical complications after a hip fracture surgery, a new study analyzing nationwide registers finds.
Rollin Spellman’s emergency call put the district’s new heart attack protocol to the test. Rather than stopping at UH Geneva for transfer to a Cleveland hospital – and risk traffic delays and massive cardiac damage
Recently, University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center in Chardon Township showed its dedication to preparing for the modern and evolving realities of emergency response to a potential mass shooting.