High intensity physical activity in early life might help maximise peak hip strength and prevent osteoporosis in later life, according to a new study.
The most common site for pain in recreational runners is the knee. For some, especially older runners, the pain can be a symptom of osteoarthritis. But does running worsen knee pain and osteoarthritis?
People with common muscle and joint injuries should skip opioids and instead reach for over-the-counter pain relievers, new treatment guidelines suggest.
Using data from the Australian Orthopaedic Association National Joint Replacement Registry, researchers evaluated whether the surgical approach was associated with differences in early revision rates in primary total hip arthroplasty patients.
A feeling of tightness or stiffness in the knee can occur as a result of overuse, injury, or age-related wear and tear.