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2013-10-10 23:29:43

Treatment Option Gives Hope to 20 Million Living With Osteoarthritis of the Knee Irvine, Calif. (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 A new study published in The American Journal of Orthopedics concluded that 70 percent of patients with osteoarthritis of the knee who were treated with BioniCare, a non-invasive pulsed electrical stimulator from VQ OrthoCare®, combined with an unloading brace for the knee, showed significant clinical benefit as determined by standard outcomes used to measure...

2013-09-09 23:24:16

The New Post-Op Knee Brace Represents the Ultimate in Innovation and High-Tech Support for Knee Instability and Post-Operative Recovery Concord, CA (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 Game Ready®, the leader in active compression and cold therapy technology for injury treatment and post-operative recovery, today announced it is expanding its robust product line with the launch of the Kineta™ and Kineta™ Cool Post-Op Knee Braces. The product, which will be available to patients through...

2013-08-15 23:25:38

Knee Injury Solution developed by Rick Kaselj is an informative program that provides people with effective knee pain exercises to get rid of knee injuries quickly. A full Knee Injury Solution overview on the site Healthreviewcenter.com shows if the program is safe for users to apply. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 Knee Injury Solution is a new knee pain exercises program created by Rick Kaselj, who promises to help sufferers reduce pain after knee surgery and improve the balance of...

2013-06-28 23:24:26

They are committed to working together with O&P professionals throughout North America to introduce innovative orthotic solutions that can help improve daily function and quality of life for individuals with physical challenges. They take great pride in their continuous research and development for new products that will offer the utmost in quality, function, performance and reliability. Elberton, GA (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 Rehabmart.com, an online e-commerce company that sells...

2013-05-24 23:16:13

To Brace or Not to Brace, KORT Physical Therapist and Chevy Chase Clinic Director, Stephen Karam, PT, DPT answers the question. Prophylactic bracing is one of many things experts have come up with to help the athlete stay in the game, but do they work? Lexington, Kentucky (PRWEB) May 24, 2013 Being an athlete carries with it the risk that an injury is one play away. And for years, athletes, doctors and trainers have been coming up with new methods to help prevent injuries form occurring in...

2013-04-19 17:54:00

Wearing a knee brace has been shown to “significantly improve the pain and symptoms” of a type of osteoarthritis affecting the kneecap, according to a new study. Arthritis Research UK-funded researchers at The University of Manchester claim their findings, presented at the Osteoarthritis Research Society International meeting in Philadelphia tomorrow (Friday April 19) have enormous potential for treating this common joint condition effectively — as well as providing a...

2013-04-10 16:46:34

New research suggests that patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA) who wear flat, flexible footwear (mobility shoes) had significant reduction in knee loading–the force placed upon the joint during daily activities. Results published in Arthritis & Rheumatism, a journal of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR), show that long term use of the mobility shoes helped OA patients adapt their gait, or how they walk, which improved knee loading, even when the mobility shoes were no...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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