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Choosing Between Partial & Total Hip Replacement Surgery

Most patients requiring hip replacement surgery will ask doctors if they should go for partial hip replacement or total hip replacement surgery. Unlike the knee joint, hip is a single ball & socket joint & therefore most often partial hip replacement will not be the best choice. Partial hip replacement, also known as hemiarthroplasty is a replacement procedure involving only the femoral head. However, when replaced by a metal ball it will work against the natural cartilage within the…See More
Apr 5
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Can Nonsmokers Also Develop Lung Cancer?

Many people around the world who are found to die of lung cancer every year do not smoke or even use any other form of tobacco. In fact lung cancer among non-smokers is a separate category which ranks among the top 10 fatal cancers within the United States. Nevertheless, staying away from tobacco is quite important for lowering risk of developing lung cancer. Researchers have made rapid progress in understanding causes of lung cancer. Apart from smoking, other causes of lung cancer include the…See More
Mar 30
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Dec 8, 2016
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Cervical Disc Replacement Surgery

Cervical discs behave as shock absorbers or cushions between the bones of the neck and back, or the vertebrae. If the discs are distorted, they can move out of their actual position and apply pressure on the nerve roots or central spinal cord. It can cause neck pain, tingling sensations and numbness in the arms.Cervical disc replacement operation involves the replacement of degenerated cervical disc or an injured disc with an artificial device. This method helps to maintain all forms of motion…See More
Nov 11, 2016

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Oct 16, 2016
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6 Things to Know Before Your Hip Replacement

As a person ages, the body also undergoes a lot of wear and tear. The joints bear the major brunt of age-related degeneration and are the first ones to display the effects of degeneration.  But on the other side, we are lucky that the technology in joint replacement has become so very advanced that having replacement surgery of hip has become a routine procedure.…See More
Oct 16, 2016
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Oct 3, 2016
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Brain Tumors: Signs, Symptoms & Treatment

Astrocytoma brain tumors are a type of glioma occurring in the star-shaped cells in the brain. Astrocytomas often either grow very slowly or not a t all over long periods of time. Close observation is therefore rather necessary than treatment which is possible in some cases, especially the ones which are associated with neurofibromatosis.…See More
Sep 29, 2016
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Hip Replacement Surgery: After Surgery Precautions

OverviewHip replacement surgery is performed to replace or remove the painful joint which is affected with arthritis with an artificial joint. The artificial joint is made of metal and plastic components. Hip replacement surgery is usually the last option for people who have tried all conservative treatments with no results. This surgery relieves the patient from a painful hip joint and makes it easier for walking. Tradition hip replacement surgery and minimally invasive surgery are the two…See More
Jul 17, 2016
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Choosing Between Partial & Total Hip Replacement Surgery

Posted on April 4, 2017 at 8:08am 0 Comments

Most patients requiring hip replacement surgery will ask doctors if they should go for partial hip replacement or total hip replacement surgery. Unlike the knee joint, hip is a single ball & socket joint & therefore most often partial hip replacement will not be the best choice. Partial hip replacement, also known as hemiarthroplasty is a replacement procedure involving only the femoral head. However, when replaced by a metal ball it will work against the natural cartilage within the…

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Can Nonsmokers Also Develop Lung Cancer?

Posted on March 28, 2017 at 7:01am 0 Comments

Many people around the world who are found to die of lung cancer every year do not smoke or even use any other form of tobacco. In fact lung cancer among non-smokers is a separate category which ranks among the top 10 fatal cancers within the United States. Nevertheless, staying away from tobacco is quite important for lowering risk of developing lung cancer. Researchers have made rapid progress in understanding causes of lung cancer. Apart from smoking, other causes of lung cancer include…

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Endoscopic Spine Surgery in India

Posted on December 6, 2016 at 9:00am 0 Comments

Minimally invasive spine surgery is known as Endoscopic Spine Surgery or Minimal Access Spine Surgery. The first aim of minimally invasive spine surgery (MISS) like the traditional operation, is to decompress the pinched nerves to ease pain and stabilize vertebrae and to terminate painful symptoms by reducing the pressure on nerves produced by herniated discs, bone…

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Cervical Disc Replacement Surgery

Posted on November 10, 2016 at 11:00am 0 Comments

Cervical discs behave as shock absorbers or cushions between the bones of the neck and back, or the vertebrae. If the discs are distorted, they can move out of their actual position and apply pressure on the nerve roots or central spinal cord. It can cause neck pain, tingling sensations and numbness in the arms.

Cervical disc replacement operation…

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