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The Conservative Alternatives To Total Knee Replacement
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For someone with moderate to severe arthritis- what can they do to avoid surgery? Typically, there is a spectrum of treatment and at the end of that spectrum is surgery.…

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How To know When It’s Time For a Knee Replacement
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What are the signs that knee replacement surgery is inevitable? At Phoenix Spine & Joint, our knee procedures are primarily designed to treat osteoarthritis of the knee. As we age,…

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How Painful is a Knee Replacement?
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Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Nathan Moore explains.

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What Is Facet Joint Pain?
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How can I tell what is causing my back pain?

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How Long Does the Relief From Radio Frequency Ablation Last?
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After you’ve tried conservative therapies like anti-inflammatory medication, physical therapy, therapeutic exercises — even manual therapies like osteopathic medicine or chiropractors– you’ll want to contact your doctor about about Radio…

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US Open without Serena Williams: Why is hamstring injury still an issue?
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Serena Williams initially injured her hamstring during Wimbledon in late June. The US Open started on August 24, but she pulled out.

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Carl Lawson Achilles Rupture: Next steps?
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New York Jets Carl Lawson should have a good recovery after suffering an Achilles rupture on August 19. After Lawson heard a pop along his ankle during practice, his medical staff carted him off the field.

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Carl Lawson Ruptured Achilles: He Will Return, But When Will He Be 100%
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Defensive end Carl Lawson will miss the 2021 season after rupturing his Achilles tendon, the New York Jets announced on Thursday.

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Liverpool Andy Robertson’s Ankle Injury: Promising Signs
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Liverpool Andy Robertson will be out for the start of the Premier League after suffering what appeared to be a lateral right ankle sprain.

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U.S. Goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher Injury: A Sigh of Relief (In a Way)
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The U.S. women’s soccer team suffered two losses on Monday – a loss to the Canadians and goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher, who will miss the bronze medal match due to a right knee bone bruise. The injury is unfortunate, but it could have been worse.

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Padres Fernando Tatis Jr. Shoulder Injury: It Won’t be a Quick Fix
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Padres Fernando Tatis Jr. suffered another partial left shoulder dislocation, against the Colorado Rockies, on Friday, according to the MLB website. MRI revealed Tatis had increased inflammation and instability, the team said on Saturday.

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Kawhi Leonard’s Partial ACL Tear: Why the Wait to Perform Surgery?  
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Kawhi Leonard (CQ) had surgery on his right partially torn ACL on July 13. The initial injury occurred during the Western Conference semifinal series on June 14. So, why the delay in surgery?  

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