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Knees Pain

Knees Pain

Monday, April 4, 2011 6:46

When was the last time you skinned your knee? It's probably been a while since you experienced this commonplace ailment of rough and tumble youthful times. But even if your grown-up ways have made frequent knee scrapes a thing of the past, your habits in adulthood could still ...

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Outsmart Your Pain

Outsmart Your Pain

Monday, April 4, 2011 6:18

When it comes to persistent, chronic pain, such as back pain, migraines, and arthritis, things are a bit more complicated than when you stub your toe or cut your finger. Let's explore some common pain myths....

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Knee Anatomy and Joint Pain

Knee Anatomy and Joint Pain

Monday, March 28, 2011 4:37

Introduction to knee joint anatomy The knee joint is the largest joint in the body, consisting of 4 bones and an extensive network of ligaments and muscles. Injuries to the knee joint are amongst the most common in sporting activities and understanding the anatomy of the joint ...

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Arthritis Symptoms

Arthritis Symptoms

Friday, January 28, 2011 6:23

Knee arthritis: Arthritis is problem where the cartilage between the bones of a joint wears away and bones come in direct contact with each other. From the two types of arthritis of the fingers are osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Osteoarthritis involves rapid degeneration of joint cartilage and mostly ...

Knee Anatomy

Knee Anatomy

Friday, January 14, 2011 3:01

The knee joint is one of the largest joints in the body. It is comprised of two bones, the femur and tibia that are connected by four strong ligaments. These ligaments serve to stabilize and control the motion of the knee joint. The bones are cushioned by ...

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Knee Anatomy

Knee Anatomy

Tuesday, October 5, 2010 0:55

The knee joint is one of the largest joints in the body. It is comprised of two bones, the femur and tibia that are connected by four strong ligaments. These ligaments serve to stabilize and control the motion of the knee joint. The bones are ...

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Types of Bone Fractures

Types of Bone Fractures

Wednesday, September 29, 2010 0:03

Types of Bone Fractures A broken bone or bone fracture occurs when a force exerted against a bone is stronger than it can structurally withstand. Bones are a form of connective tissue, reinforced with calcium and bone cells. Bones have a softer centre, ...

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Twitching in Eyes and Swelling in Knees

Twitching in Eyes and Swelling in Knees

Tuesday, September 14, 2010 8:10

What Causes Knee Swelling? swelling in knees Swelling of the knee causes the knee to become stiff and tight and will restrict ...

Knee Problems Pain And Disorder

Knee Problems Pain And Disorder

Wednesday, September 8, 2010 2:24

Mechanical knee problems can be caused by: A direct blow or sudden movements that strain the knee Osteoarthritis in the knee, resulting from wear and tear on its parts. Inflammatory knee problems can be caused by certain rheumatic diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus (lupus). These diseases cause ...

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