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It is 2015 and I am grateful

If you have ever watched the Cinemax TV series The Knick then you will readily guess what I am thankful for this Thanksgiving season.  Set in New York City in 1900, the Knickerbocker Hospital operates with innovative surgeons, nurses and staff who have to overcome the limitations of the current medical understanding and practice of their day.  484 more words

Living In The State Of Joy

Global Hip Replacement Implants Industry Analysis and Growth 2015

Research Beam added report on “Global Hip Replacement Implants Industry Development, Size, Share, Trends, Segmentation, Growth, Technology, Opportunity, Analysis and Forecast 2015”

The Global Hip Replacement Implants Industry 2015 Deep Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Hip Replacement Implants industry. 396 more words


View of Total Knee and Hip Replacement Surgeries

Knee arthroplasty or knee replacement surgery is performed for reinstating functions and releasing pain in harshly unwell knee junctions. Through this surgical procedure, a specialist removes damaged cartilages and bones from your kneecap, shinbone and thighbone and changes them with an synthetic joint, that is certainly made of polymers, high grade plastics and metal alloys. 522 more words

Total Hip Replacement

Return to Tango - 9 months on.

Well, the time I’ve had my new hip in my body is the time needed to grow and deliver a baby. A strange thought!

But not really, when I think about it. 362 more words


Un-Hyping Recent Joint Replacement–MI Findings

A late-August headline on MedPage Today ominously read, “MI Risk Soars After Joint Replacement.” The article cited a recent Arthritis & Rheumatology study that found a more than 8-fold increase in risk of myocardial infarction (MI) for one month after knee replacement and a more than 4-fold increased risk during the month after hip replacement, all compared with equal numbers of matched controls who did not have joint replacement surgery. 130 more words


Hip Replacement

The hip is a ball-and-socket joint, which allows a wide range of movement. Arthritis damages the cartilage-covered surfaces of the joint so the ball moves less smoothly and less freely within the socket. 256 more words

Hip Replacement

Hidden Blessings

Everyone can benefit from the encouragement of a promoter and believer in their abilities. I’m grateful for the activists in my life and therefore try to reciprocate by being supportive of others, especially Mark. 933 more words