Orthopedic Surgery

What is Orthopedics? Orthopedics or orthopedic surgery is the treatment of conditions that involve the musculoskeletal system. Doctors and surgeons use surgical and non-surgical means to treat a variety of conditions. These conditions include but are not limited to treat sports trauma, spinal injury and degenerative diseases. If you believe you are a potential candidate…

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Life may seem difficult, discouraging, and painful after you suffer a work-related injury and cannot work. Fortunately, workers’ compensation is there while you heal from your injuries and get well. Part of your recovery may include work conditioning or work hardening, a rehabilitation program that helps speed your return to work. Work conditioning treatment aims…

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An injury occurs in an American workplace about every seven seconds. This makes it important to always wear your designated safety gear while at work and report any workplace hazards to your supervisor. However, even the best safety gear in a completely OSHA compliant workplace cannot prevent all injuries. One of the most common types…

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Work Injury Carpal Tunnel

Sprains and strains along with other neuromusculoskeletal system injuries account for nearly two-thirds of work related accidents. The occupations with the overall greatest number of injuries are laborers, material movers, tractor-trailer truck drivers, nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants. What causes work injuries affecting the neuromusculoskeletal system? Work injuries such as sprains are frequently caused by:…

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Huesos Duelen

Ricardo Goncebat Todas las personas, independientemente de su edad o sexo, pueden padecer esta enfermedad, aunque la incidencia es mayor en mujeres con una proporción de 3 a 1 y afecta principalmente a población comprendida entre los 30 y los 50 años. El diagnóstico y tratamiento precoces son las mejores y únicas armas de las…

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lower back injury

If you are suffering from acute low back pain, try the following: * Rest * Avoid sitting * Apply ice to the affected area Low back pain can be caused by lifestyle, trauma, work, or a medical condition. If the pain persists, it is important to seek a diagnosis and treatment. Chiropractic care is an…

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Here are are four simple steps to help you select a backpack that is best fit for your child and Backpack Safety For Kids tips on how it should be worn: Tips on Backpack Safety For Kids Look for a backpack that is the right size and distributes weight evenly on the back. Avoid “messenger…

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ROCKVILLE, Md., — Injuries to the rotator cuff are treatable, but it is unclear which treatment option – surgery or nonsurgical treatments such as exercise or medication – is best, according to a new comparative effectiveness report published by HHS´ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Tears to the shoulder´s rotator cuff, which is composed…

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Una actividad cotidiana como caminar por 30 minutos puede tener una gran influencia en la espalda. Comience en forma lenta y gradual para entrar en calor a los músculos. Consulte con su doctor antes de hacer ejercicios para saber si hay alguna contraindicación. No sólo debe ejercitar su espalda también los músculos abdominales deben ser…

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