Posts From September, 2018

Relief for that Aching Knee

Most of us have some degree of osteoarthritis, otherwise known as “wear and tear arthritis.” It’s simply the result of jumping, running, changing direction, stopping, bending, and creating all of the other movements that we humans are able to do. With osteoarthritis, the joints may have less cushion as cartilage has been worn down over […]

  • Posted on: Sep 30 2018
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Corticosteroid Injections

Over the years, particularly if you play sports, you’ve probably heard of someone getting a cortisone shot in a joint. For a diehard softball shortstop it could be in the shoulder/rotator cuff area. For a volleyball player, it could be in the knee joint. First off, cortisone and corticosteroids are the same thing. Corticosteroids often […]

  • Posted on: Sep 15 2018
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