The most common form of varicose veins progresses downward in either or both of two large veins near the surface of the leg.
Varicose veins are one of the most common problems of blood vessels. About 15 percent of all American adults eventually develop varicose veins. The condition occurs four times more often in women than in men. Most people with varicose veins...
Varicose veins are large, often winding dilated veins that often stick out from under the skin and occur mostly in the legs. They occur... Read more »
As a young girl, I remember seeing an older woman walk past me. I was noticing her outfit – a nicely patterned top, a pair of shorts and... Read more »
Many people suffer from arthritis behind the kneecap, called patellofemoral osteoarthritis. This kind of arthritis causes knee pain when going up or... Read more »
What do knee pain, loss of motion, and decreased muscle strength have in common? They're all symptoms of knee osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis (OA) is... Read more »
Studies show muscle weakness after total knee replacement (TKR) is common months and even years after the surgery. This study compares the force... Read more »