HIP REPLACEMENT SURGERY

According to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, over 2.5 million Americans are currently living with an artificial hip. With the percentage of patients aged 45-64 having gone up 123% in 2014, the simple fact is that hip replacements are becoming more and more common among generations of Americans who wish to stay active. More likely than …

TAKING CARE OF YOUR PATIENT AND YOURSELF: WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU ARE THE DESIGNATED DRIVER DURING A FAMILY MEMBER OR FRIEND’S SURGERY AND RECOVERY

Hip replacements, knee replacements, ACL surgery, Tommy John/Rotator Cuff surgery. We all know someone who has had one of these procedures and more importantly, a Loved One (LO) - be it friend or family member- who will be undergoing such a surgery. Now you’re the person who has been selected to be sober and in control during the time that your LO …

GETTING READY FOR SURGERY. WHAT WILL YOU WEAR POST OP?

Making doctors appointments, scheduling surgeries, arranging post-op care--there are a lot more things to think about other than fashion when considering your medical procedure. But more often than not, it’s on your mind once you start getting dressed. It’s been a question asked for hundreds of years by millions of people. Whether you’re doubting your …