Anatomy, Surgery

Bones of the hip joint

Hip Anatomy, Function and Common Problems

A joint forms where two or more bones meet. The hip joint is a ball-and-socket type joint and is formed where the thigh bone (femur) meets the three … [Read More...]

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Bones and Joints of the Arm

Anterior (front) view of the bones of the arm and handThe arm (upper appendage) is part of the appendicular skeleton. The appendicular skeleton … [Read More...]

A to Z

Aplasia of the acetabulum

Aplasia of the Acetabulum

Aplasia of the Acetabulum Causes There are many factors related to the development of Aplasia of the acetabulum and some of these may overlap with … [Read More...]

Palm of the hand

Guyon’s Canal Syndrome

Anatomy of the Hand Guyon's Canal Syndrome is a common nerve compression affecting the ulnar nerve as it passes through a tunnel in the wrist called … [Read More...]

Healthy Living

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Healthy Living

Ahh, the stress-free life. We all want it. But it takes a little work and planning so our health doesn't add stress to our everyday living. Preventive … [Read More...]

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101 Activities You Can Do When the TV is OFF!

Did you know that kids spend about 4-6 hours everyday sitting in front of a screen? Considering kids get home from school about 3 o'clock and go to … [Read More...]

Nutrition

Healthy weight

Nutrition

A full mouth is a quiet mouth was my mom’s nutrition philosophy in a nutshell. To be fair, she didn’t have a big budget, the Internet, or Rachel Ray’s … [Read More...]

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How to Set a Weight-loss Goal

Now that we know how to use metabolic rates to lose weight we can set a weight loss goal. Again, we will use my situation to set a weight loss goal. … [Read More...]