When a bone breaks or cracks, the injury is called a fracture. In the arm, a fracture most often occurs in the long and slender midsection (shaft) of one of the three arm bones (the humerus, radius and ulna).
Fractures of the humerus (upper arm bone) In otherwise healthy people, most fractures of the humerus are caused by a direct blow to the upper arm. This often is caused by a motor vehicle accident or high-impact fall. Less often, the humerus can fracture because of a severe...Read more
Giving care to people who are dying and who also have early or mid stage Alzheimer's is easier if you are aware of a number of... Read more »
Sometimes back pain is not strictly related to spinal structures. Sometimes back pain comes from other places, specifically internal... Read more »
Injuries to the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) can be treated either with or without surgery. Although some patients do well without surgery, most... Read more »