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When You Should See a Doctor About Joint Pain

May 25th, 2017|

Your knee started feeling funny after last weekend’s tennis match. But now it’s Thursday and it still hurts. Time to make an appointment with your doctor? Find out the telltale signs.
Whether it’s knee pain, a

Want to Live a Longer Life? These Doctors Share the Secrets to Longevity

May 25th, 2017|

Living to 100 may not be a pipe dream anymore. Three medical experts share their best advice.
It may feel like making healthy choices and living a long life and is harder than ever. But nearly

Can Stem Cell Treatments Cure Arthritis?

May 25th, 2017|

For advanced arthritis pain, stem cell treatment is a promising therapy.
The jury is still out on whether stem cell therapy can cure arthritis, but recent research has shown that stem cells implanted in arthritic cartilage

The Most Life-Changing Health Advances of the Past 50 Years

May 25th, 2017|

Science is pretty miraculous when you stop and think about it.
As far away as a universal cancer vaccine or a cure for diabetes may seem today, remember that science has made impressive advances in the

There’s No Such Thing As A Midlife Crisis

May 24th, 2017|

Researchers have discovered an upward trend in happiness that begins at middle age — a finding totally counter to common beliefs.
If you think that red sports cars, daredevil extreme sports and thoughts of plastic

Can Sports Injuries Cause Arthritis?

May 24th, 2017|

That old football injury may have healed long ago, but the post-trauma damage can last a lifetime.

You may not remember the time you twisted your ankle while playing football in high school, but your body

What is the Difference Between Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis? Find Out.

May 24th, 2017|

If you constantly wake up with joints that are stiff and sore, you might be one of the 50 million Americans with arthritis, an inflammation of the joints. With more than 100 varieties, arthritis symptoms,

Unlocking the Mystery of Multiple Sclerosis With Tech

May 16th, 2017|

Recruitment begins for a Keck School of Medicine of USC study of the first smartphone app to combine clinical data, MRI imaging and genetic data for people with multiple sclerosis

What if a single smartphone app could

Position Yourself for Sound Sleep With Back Pain

May 9th, 2017|

Whether you have back, neck, or pregnancy pain, your sleep posture makes a big difference in how you feel each morning.
Good posture is a key to a healthy spine, but posture isn’t just about sitting

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