Total knee replacements are no longer a rarity. Especially in adults over age 50.
Knee and hip replacement surgeries are performed in the United States at a rate of roughly one million annually.
When medicine in the West fails to produce the results wanted some people go aboard looking for their miracle cure. This is the case of NFL wide receiver Terrell Owens, who is seeking stem cell treatments in Korea.
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The NFL lockout threw a lot of things off and most of it was the training and conditioning to get ready for the season. Yeah players probably worked out on their own, but there is nothing like that contact to get you ready for the season.
Amber Elalem, 13, had to surrender her crutches to the school nurse because she did not have a doctor's note giving her permission to use crutches. Her doctor tried to fax a note but the school's machine was broken and the note never arrived.