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Should you Lose Weight Before Joint Surgery?

Are you a candidate for joint surgery, especially hip or knee replacement? Losing excess weight before joint surgery is often advisable, especially when you’re looking into knee replacement. Here are three reasons why. Excess weight can mean underlying health conditions If you are very overweight or obese, your medical team may have reservations about doing …

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Five of the Most Exciting Current Advances in Joint Health and Repair

Your joints enable your body to function at a high level, letting you walk, bend, pick things up, carry things, brush your hair and teeth, eat, and more. When your joints are painful, stiff, or damaged, it can be difficult to do everyday things. Fortunately, modern medicine has made many advances and there are multiple …

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