For people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), exercise can be hugely beneficial for relieving pain and joint stiffness.
After you’ve scheduled your ankle replacement surgery, you need to take some steps to make sure the operation goes smoothly.
In addition to nature-related injuries and illnesses, summer activities present more chances for broken bones, concussions, and other bruises.
Rotator cuff tears are painful injuries to the rotator cuff area, which is a group of muscles in the shoulder that allows you to move.
Many physical abilities decline with normal aging, including strength, swiftness, and stamina. In addition to these muscle-related declines, there are also changes that occur in coordinating the movements of the body.
Stiff or tight shoulders can cause discomfort and limit a person’s range of motion. If the tightness goes unchecked, it can lead to neck pain and cause tension headaches.
One of the most common sports injuries, an ankle sprain occurs when the ligaments surrounding the ankle joint are stretched or torn as the ankle joint and foot is turned, twisted, or forced beyond its normal range of motion.
The thumb is involved in about 50% of all hand functions. When the thumb is painful or injured, it becomes very difficult to use the hand.
Your bicep is the muscle in the front of your upper arm. It helps you bend your elbow and twist your forearm.
About 6 million people break bones in the United States every year. Here’s what three orthopedists want you to know about bone fractures.