Osteoporosis is a silent disease that causes bones to become thin and weak, leading to an increased risk of fractures. Men and women over the age of 50 are especially at risk for the serious health issues that weak bones can cause. Every year, 1.5 million Americans suffer a fracture… Read more »
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Rotator cuff disease is one of the most common causes of shoulder pain, weakness, and loss of function. Surgical treatment can to reduce pain.
Achilles tendon problems are very common, especially among middle-aged “weekend warriors” who don’t exercise regularly.
A bunion is an angular deformity of the joint at the base of the great toe. Learn more about the types of bunions and their treatment options.