orthopaedic surgery

achilles tendon

Aug 24, 2020

Achilles Tendon Rupture: Causes, Symptoms & Treatments

Kobe Bryant tore it. David Beckham bust his. George Clooney and Brad Pitt ripped theirs. Judi Dench, Russell Crowe and Dwayne Johnson all ruptured theirs….

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ankle fractures

Aug 10, 2020

The Most Common Types of Ankle Fractures

Millions of people break their ankles every year, but not all ankle fractures are the same. They range from small, hairline fractures to complex breaks…

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arthritis in toes

Jun 02, 2020

Hallux Rigidus (Arthritis in Toes) – Treatment & Surgery

Pain and stiffness at the base of your big toe is often caused by a condition called hallux rigidus. An injury to your big toe…

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yasmeen khair

Jun 18, 2017

Case Study: Ms Yasmeen Khair

Not only is Yasmeen Khair a member of the Jordanian women’s football team, she also managed the dual task of promoting the U-17 Women’s World…

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rotator cuff injury

Jun 18, 2017

How to Spot a Rotator Cuff Injury

A typical history would be pain felt over the deltoid muscles where it inserts on the humerus, the upper arm bone. The pain is fairly…

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stem cell therapy

Apr 22, 2016

How Stem Cell Treatments Are Revolutionising Healthcare

Stem cell treatment, otherwise known as autologous stem cell transplantation, harvests the patient’s own stem cells from their abdominal fat or bone marrow. These cells…

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health risks

Sep 16, 2014

High Heels and Other Hidden Health Risks in Your Wardrobe

High heels, flip flops, heavy handbags and statement necklaces can be staple items in a woman’s stylish wardrobe, but they are causing damaging health problems…

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Jul 24, 2014

Get the Facts on Whiplash

The number of cases of whiplash is rising steadily, causing it to be the most common non-lethal injury suffered by victims of car crashes. As…

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glenohumeral arthritis

Jan 21, 2011

What Is Glenohumeral Arthritis and How Can It Be Treated?

Glenohumeral arthritis is a degenerative condition affecting the glenohumeral cartilage of the shoulder. Both joints in the shoulder (the glenohumeral and the AC joint) can…

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Dec 01, 2010

What Is Arthrofibrosis and How Do You Treat It?

Arthrofibrosis (‘Arthro’ = joint, ‘fibrosis’ = scarring) is a soft tissue ankle condition characterised by the build-up of scar tissue in the joint, causing restricted…

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