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Apophyseal avulsion fractures of the hip and pelvis

These fractures:

  • Usually occur in the adolescent athlete, most commonly associated with football or gymnastics
  • Are most common between 14-25 years of age
  • Usually result from a sudden forceful concentric or eccentric contraction of the muscle attached to the apophysis, causing avulsion…
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Hot flashes linked to increased risk of hip fracture

Women, take note: moderate to severe hot flashes and night sweats during menopause likely means lower bone mineral density and a greater chance of hip fracture than your peers without these symptoms, according to… 402 more words

Women's Health

Shoulder Joint Problems and How to get around them

Shoulder joint problems are a good number. Some are dependent on the kind of activities that you participate in daily. Some are associated with no particular cause at all. 499 more words

Shoulder Surgeon Coventry

Wild's Ballard Has Facial Fractures, Concussion

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Wild defenseman Keith Ballard has been released from the hospital, diagnosed with multiple facial fractures and a concussion after a collision with the boards. 121 more words

Sports

Panthers' Cam Newton Suffers Two Back Fractures in Car Accident

Link to article.

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton suffered two transverse process fractures in his lower back in a two-vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon.

Panthers spokesman Charlie Dayton said Newton is in fair condition and will remain in the hospital overnight for observation. 431 more words

News

Checking Vitamin D

I need to start this post with a disclaimer. This post suggests that it may be worth asking your child’s doctor about checking Vitamin D levels if your child has MECP2 Duplication Syndrome. 647 more words

Research

Know More about Shoulder Surgery Services in Warwickshire and Rugby

Warwickshire in the United Kingdom is pretty well known for its surgical services. Medical surgeons who operate over here are known to be absolutely superlative in terms of work and are guaranteed to do a good job for their patients. 461 more words

Elbow Surgeon Solihull