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  • Hip Fracture Dangers and Mortality Rates

    A broken bone may not sound serious, but if you are an older man or woman, a hip fracture can be the start of many severe health problems. How dangerous is a broken hip in an older person, and what is the mortality rate after a hip fracture?

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  • Rheumatoid Arthritis in the Hips: What to Know

    RA can affect different parts of the body, including the joints in the hands, feet, knees, and shoulders. It can also affect the joints in the hips, causing severe discomfort and stiffness.

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  • 5 Lateral Pelvic Tilt Exercises

    The pelvis should be positioned so that it’s parallel to your shoulders and the ground. A lateral pelvic tilt occurs when one hip is higher than the other. This can cause some muscles to tense while others get weak.

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  • Knee pain not associated with daily walking levels in people with knee osteoarthritis

    The results suggest that alleviating pain is not likely to increase physical activity levels in people with knee osteoarthritis. Although managing pain is an important goal, strategies to increase physical activity should focus on overcoming potentially more crucial barriers, such as lack of knowledge, motivation, and overall sedentary lifestyle.

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  • Hip Labrum Surgery: Is It The Right Treatment?

    The hip labrum is a ring of cartilage that surrounds the socket of the ball-and-socket hip joint. Often likened to a meniscus tear of the knee joint, a hip labrum tear may be a source of pain and discomfort in the hip joint.

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