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Knee and Hip Replacements Linked to Heart Attacks

A study has made a link between knee and hip replacements and people having heart attacks following the surgery. It is unclear what exactly is causing this but it appears to be in the 3 to 6 weeks immediately after hip … Continue reading

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Knee Replacement Surgery for Osteoarthritis

Knee Replacement Surgery for Osteoarthritis I found this video on You Tube about knee replacement surgery for osteoarthritis. Watch out if you are squeamish it is a bit graphic but I think it does explain knee replacement surgery really will.

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Treatment for Osteoarthritis Doesn’t Give You Cancer!

It was announced yesterday that joint replacement treatment for osteoarthritis doesn’t give you cancer. That’s good to know! Don’t we have enough to cope with? When you get to a certain severity the only treatment for osteoarthritis is a joint replacement. You can … Continue reading

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