Knee Injuries

Heal Your Body With Thermotherapy

…A handful of treatments got rid of Louise’s sciatica, James’ plantar fasciitis, Elizabeth’s neck pain, and Teri’s knee injury, which had plagued her for five years. Benefits of Thermotherapy: Help for Heart Disease, Diabetes, and Cancer Thermotherapy is also a promising…

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Diabetes Tip: Get Wet!

…I could stick with. So I hired a personal trainer to keep me on track, but I hurt my knee and elbow and was more discouraged than ever. As you’re probably aware, as you age, you recover from injuries more slowly, and your ability to do vigorous activities is substantially reduced. Around…

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Beware of Unnecessary Surgery

…specializes in spine surgery rather than a general orthopedic surgeon. Knee Surgery: The Placebo Effect? Knee pain is the most common reason people visit orthopedic surgeons. However, if your doctor recommends arthroscopic knee surgery to alleviate the pain and stiffness of arthritis, I urge you to…

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Unnecessary Surgery Part 3: What to Do If Surgery Is Unavoidable

…of the medical procedures that, for the most part, fall into the realm of unnecessary surgery—including musculoskeletal (back, hip, and knee) operations, hysterectomy, and prostate surgery. Now, I want to wrap up my Unnecessary Surgery blog series with a couple of surgery tips for situations…

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