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What to expect after minimally invasive spinal surgery

What to expect after minimally invasive spinal surgery

by Holly (SU)
The traditional “open” spinal surgeries of yesteryear came with a laundry list of pitfalls – from long incisions to extensive and painful recoveries.

5 Major Causes of Tendonitis

5 Major Causes of Tendonitis

by Holly (SU)
All work and no play is a schedule that most wouldn’t want to subscribe to; after all, a healthy work-life balance can be beneficial.

How Proper Hydration Affects Bone Health

How Proper Hydration Affects Bone Health

by Yenny (SU)
Everybody needs water to live. Water is among the first and most important things your body needs to function. There is simply no system, organ, or body part that does not need to be hydrated in order to function. This means that your bones need adequate hydration to stay healthy, too. It might come a surprise, because most people probably don’t associate hydration with bones, but dehydration can lead to osteoporosis and other musculoskeletal conditions.

Reasons your child should see an orthopedic surgeon

Reasons your child should see an orthopedic surgeon

by Yenny (SU)
Children are active. They love to run, jump, climb, and play. Being active and sometimes taking risks can lead to accidents and injuries. Most of the time, soap and water, a bandage and a kiss are exactly what your child needs to feel better. When there is more than just a bruise or a scratch, it can become necessary to take your child to an orthopedic specialist for more serious injuries.

Questions to Ask Your Orthopedic Surgeon

Questions to Ask Your Orthopedic Surgeon

by Stephanie Meadows
If a visit to an orthopedic surgeon is in your future, be sure to arm yourself with several important questions to ask during the appointment.

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