Strong bones help us lead a healthy and active lifestyle. Through proper diet and regular exercise, we can maintain good bone health. However, we can still experience incidents beyond our control, such as a high-impact fall or a car accident, which can cause one or more broken bones. Bone [Read More]
Archives for September 2020
Why visit a hand specialist?
Approximately 42 percent of the US workforce is now working from home and many companies are extending their working-from-home program until the summer of next year. Investing in an ergonomic work-from-home setup can help prevent injuries while working from home. Being on the computer for a long [Read More]
How to Provide First-Aid for a Broken Bone
If you should happen to be present when someone has a broken bone, or you're the one with the broken bone, there are certain steps you should take. Ultimately, you want to reduce the risk of worsening the issue. Additionally, as soon as possible, you want to go or take the other person to a center [Read More]
When is Surgery Necessary for Bursitis?
There is a fluid-filled sac that serves a cushion between your skin and the bony tip of the elbow. It is called the ‘bursa.’ But the bursa can swell and become irritated as a result of repeated pressure on the elbow from leaning on it for an extended period of time which is typical of certain [Read More]