2020

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Treatments for Osteoarthritis

Eight years ago, I tore the meniscus in my left knee while squatting down to dust the furniture in my living room. Initially, I assumed the pain would subside in a few days. Unfortunately, the pain, and swelling, only got worse over time. So, I underwent surgery to remove the part of my meniscus that was torn. Unfortunately, I’ve developed osteoarthritis in this knee during the years since my surgery. I’ve tried several home treatments to relieve my symptoms. Sadly, none of them have worked. Because I miss my active lifestyle, I’m considering making an appointment with an orthopedist. On this blog, you will discover the latest trends in osteoarthritis treatment.

Possible Treatment Options That Help You Heal From A Knee Sprain Or Torn Ligament

24 April 2020
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If you're playing sports, or walking and slide on gravel, and you twist your knee, you might develop a sprain or tear in a ligament. A mild sprain might not show symptoms right away, but a partial or complete tear can be painful and cause swelling and bruising. You might even hear a popping sound when the tear happens and wonder if you broke a bone in your knee. Here's a look at how an orthopedic specialist might treat your knee injury. Read More …