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The Florida Times-Union
St. Vincent's Clay County earns national certificationVincent’s Medical Center Clay County recently earned the Gold Seal of Approval
St. Vincent's Clay County earns national certification
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
Vincent’s Medical Center Clay County recently earned the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for both knee and hip replacement. The designation is a symbol of quality recognizing an organization’s commitment to providing safe and... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Big changes in Adam Smith’s 9th District put racial issues at forefrontto the state Legislature in 1985 while still in law school and served in Olympi
Big changes in Adam Smith’s 9th District put racial issues at forefront
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
to the state Legislature in 1985 while still in law school and served in Olympia for a decade, rising to House majority whip, before running unsuccessfully for U.S. Senate and Seattle City Council. He left Seattle for Washington, D.C., and in... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Pushing through the painto instead travel for elite camps in Western Australia when back to full fitnes
Pushing through the pain
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
to instead travel for elite camps in Western Australia when back to full fitness. While the prospect of having a ceramic hip replacement looms in the background after years of fighting a degenerative condition, Govers is determined to push on. A... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Now Bo Jackson also knows bobbleheadswho played 108 games with the team over two seasons, famously hit a home run in
Now Bo Jackson also knows bobbleheads
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
who played 108 games with the team over two seasons, famously hit a home run in his first at-bat in 1993 after having hip-replacement surgery. But his three-run home run later that season, Sept. 27 against the Mariners, turned out to be the... Read more
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Investopedia
U.S. Healthcare Costs Compared to Other Countriesnearly $3,000 more for a standard MRI scan in the U.S. than the average person
U.S. Healthcare Costs Compared to Other Countries
Investopedia / Posted 4 days ago
nearly $3,000 more for a standard MRI scan in the U.S. than the average person in Australia and Spain. Or take a standard hip-replacement procedure. The average cost in the U.S. is $29,067, which is $10,000 more than the next highest-cost country,... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Computer classes, lawn bowling and other events plannedMemorial Visiting Nurse Association will be holding Joint Replacement Classes t
Computer classes, lawn bowling and other events planned
Ventura County Star / Posted 5 days ago
Memorial Visiting Nurse Association will be holding Joint Replacement Classes to prepare individuals for total knee or hip replacement surgery. There will be a class from 1-2 p.m. Aug. 4 at Livingston Memorial Visiting Nurses Association, 1996... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
SPONSORED: Hip pain - 5 things you should knowpain during movement. Sometimes the tissue around the hip joint becomes inflame
SPONSORED: Hip pain - 5 things you should know
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
pain during movement. Sometimes the tissue around the hip joint becomes inflamed, causing the joint to become irritated. Hip replacement isn’t always the answer -- Occasionally, hip replacement is necessary; those procedures have become more... Read more
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Medical News Today
'Living' cartilage grown using stem cells could prevent hip replacement surgeryAn alternative to hip replacement surgery may be in sight. In the Proceedings o
'Living' cartilage grown using stem cells could prevent hip replacement surgery
Medical News Today / Posted 5 days ago
An alternative to hip replacement surgery may be in sight. In the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, researchers reveal how it may be possible to use a patient's own stem cells to grow new cartilage in the shape of a hip... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
What You Need To Know About Treating Avascular Necrosisimplants are placed into the necrotic area to speed repair. Research isalso be
What You Need To Know About Treating Avascular Necrosis
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 6 days ago
implants are placed into the necrotic area to speed repair. Research isalso being performed to assess the outcome of total hip replacement when needed. In the 1980’s when hip replacements were usually implanted with cement, the long-term durability... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
What You Need To Know About Treating Avascular Necrosisimplants are placed into the necrotic area to speed repair. Research isalso be
What You Need To Know About Treating Avascular Necrosis
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 6 days ago
implants are placed into the necrotic area to speed repair. Research isalso being performed to assess the outcome of total hip replacement when needed. In the 1980’s when hip replacements were usually implanted with cement, the long-term durability... Read more
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CNBC
US often pays much more than other countries for prescription drugs, surgeryand which routinely cost significantly more than they do elsewhere in the world
US often pays much more than other countries for prescription drugs, surgery
CNBC / Posted 6 days ago
and which routinely cost significantly more than they do elsewhere in the world. The average cost to a U.S. insurer for a hip replacement is more than $29,000, the study found. That's $9,500 or more above the average cost in Australia, which was... Read more
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express
Athlete Michael Rix: I won a triathlon 12 weeks after my hip implanthis competitive running career was over when he developed severe arthritis in h
Athlete Michael Rix: I won a triathlon 12 weeks after my hip implant
express / Posted 6 days ago
his competitive running career was over when he developed severe arthritis in his left hip at the age of 40. Michael’s hip replacement has improved his sporting performance Yet just 12 weeks after having a hip implant he won a triathlon. Three... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Scientists develop new way to resurface arthritic hip jointWith a goal of treating worn, arthritic hips without extensive surgery to repla
Scientists develop new way to resurface arthritic hip joint
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 days ago
With a goal of treating worn, arthritic hips without extensive surgery to replace them, scientists have programmed stem cells to grow new cartilage on a 3-D template shaped like the ball of a hip joint. What's more, using gene therapy, they have... Read more
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Daily Mail
How a rubber band could ease YOUR ailmentswork harder. Meanwhile, Danish research shows that exercising with resistance
How a rubber band could ease YOUR ailments
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
work harder. Meanwhile, Danish research shows that exercising with resistance bands can help boost muscle strength after hip replacement surgery, thus supporting the joint. One exercise involves placing a large band around both legs and trying... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mediterranean diet cuts risk of cancer, diabetes and heart diseasethe amount of carbohydrate they ate. RELATED ARTICLES Leading cause of blindn
Mediterranean diet cuts risk of cancer, diabetes and heart disease
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
the amount of carbohydrate they ate. RELATED ARTICLES Leading cause of blindness in the elderly could be cured by...The hip replacement fashioned from a tummy tuck: New joints...From broken collar bones to sprained ankles and the risk of...Why... Read more
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Daily Mail
Joint replacements to be grown from stomach fat in futureThe hip replacement fashioned from a tummy tuck: New joints grown from stomach
Joint replacements to be grown from stomach fat in future
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
The hip replacement fashioned from a tummy tuck: New joints grown from stomach fat will 'treat arthritis and trim bulging bellies' New replacement joints to be grown from fat taken from stomach in future Hoped the joints will last a lot longer than... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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Northern Echo
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'to replace an artificial joint can destroy bone and risk infection. For this r
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
Northern Echo / Posted 6 days ago
to replace an artificial joint can destroy bone and risk infection. For this reason, doctors are reluctant to carry out hip replacement surgery on patients younger than 50. Dr Bradley Estes, vice-president of research and development at US... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
Kingston Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
Streatham Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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Bury Times
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
Bury Times / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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Gazette
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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guardian-series
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
guardian-series / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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International Business Times
Artificial cartilage could revolutionise hip replacements and stop arthritis returning fend off the return of arthritis while providing an alternative to hip-replacem
Artificial cartilage could revolutionise hip replacements and stop arthritis returning
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
fend off the return of arthritis while providing an alternative to hip-replacement surgery. The most common reason for hip replacements is arthritis. At present, surgeons are reluctant to carry out hip replacements in patients under the age of... Read more
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Harrow Times
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
Harrow Times / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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This is West Country
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
This is West Country / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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Gazette News
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
Gazette News / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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Bolton News
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
Bolton News / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The tec
Cartilage grown in a lab 'could cut the need for artificial hips'
Croydon Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
cells to release anti-inflammatory molecules which fend off arthritis. The technique may one day provide an alternative to hip replacement surgery, say the US researchers. Patients could be receiving the living tissue replacement hip joints in as... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Paisley family launch desperate bid to save puppy that needs bionic hip surgery from supervetsurgery and life saving operations for animals who would otherwise be put to sl
Paisley family launch desperate bid to save puppy that needs bionic hip surgery from supervet
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 days ago
surgery and life saving operations for animals who would otherwise be put to sleep. Karma has been referred for a bionic hip replacement that would require joints to be specially made for her operation and would cost upwards of £6,500 per... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Paisley family launches desperate bid to save puppy that needs bionic hip surgerysurgery and life saving operations for animals who would otherwise be put to sl
Paisley family launches desperate bid to save puppy that needs bionic hip surgery
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 days ago
surgery and life saving operations for animals who would otherwise be put to sleep. Karma has been referred for a bionic hip replacement that would require joints to be specially made for her operation and would cost upwards of £6,500 per... Read more
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FOX News
Novel stem cell technique helps patients avoid total hip replacementthe bone dies in the femoral head, the highest part of the thigh bone. The cond
Novel stem cell technique helps patients avoid total hip replacement
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
the bone dies in the femoral head, the highest part of the thigh bone. The condition accounts for 15 percent of all total hip replacements performed every year in the U.S. More on this... But Mitterando didn’t want a hip replacement. “If I’m... Read more
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express
Spitfire tribute for Battle of Britain herobut in October 2015 she clocked up another record when, at 112, she became the
Spitfire tribute for Battle of Britain hero
express / Posted 9 days ago
but in October 2015 she clocked up another record when, at 112, she became the oldest person in the world ever to have a hip replacement, something which gave her a “new lease of life”. Gladys was a formidable woman throughout her entire 113... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Life Remembered: Fiorillo loved to talkloved to talk. Taxes, the focus of his profession, were often the subject. Eve
Life Remembered: Fiorillo loved to talk
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
loved to talk. Taxes, the focus of his profession, were often the subject. Even as Mr. Fiorillo was recovering from hip-replacement surgery this month at the Illinois Knights Templar Home in Paxton, his conversations with his fellow... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Wine spilling and double vision aside, cataracts can be beautiful, in a wayI’d feared. The operation involves removing the diseased natural lens and repla
Wine spilling and double vision aside, cataracts can be beautiful, in a way
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
I’d feared. The operation involves removing the diseased natural lens and replacing it with a synthetic one, much as hip-replacement surgery consists of removing an arthritic or damaged hip and inserting a metal and plastic version in its... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Sam and Bill's amazing adventureare of him doing slightly crazy things like shooting rabbits out the kitchen wi
Sam and Bill's amazing adventure
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
are of him doing slightly crazy things like shooting rabbits out the kitchen window." Macalister has a cane to support his hip replacement, but insists on walking lots, carrying their daypack and getting in his 30-minute daily swim where... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
‘It’s all about the brotherhood’: fire captain’s surprise homecomingto have breast cancer. It’s been a fight since 2012, and then when we found out
‘It’s all about the brotherhood’: fire captain’s surprise homecoming
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 10 days ago
to have breast cancer. It’s been a fight since 2012, and then when we found out again earlier this year from a routine hip replacement it was definitely a big shock ,” Jody Rhoads said. Daughter Britanie Rhoads said “it’s been tough, but we... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Four siblings with same disease help Montreal scientists make medical discoverywas used to slow the progression of Eleni's disease. Her brother, now 40, is m
Four siblings with same disease help Montreal scientists make medical discovery
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 days ago
was used to slow the progression of Eleni's disease. Her brother, now 40, is managing his pain and has not yet had a hip replacement, and neither has another sister. She does not know if her parents, who are deceased and of Greek origin, had... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Four siblings with same disease help Montreal scientists make medical discoverywas used to slow the progression of Eleni’s disease. Her brother, now 40, is m
Four siblings with same disease help Montreal scientists make medical discovery
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
was used to slow the progression of Eleni’s disease. Her brother, now 40, is managing his pain and has not yet had a hip replacement, and neither has another sister. She does not know if her parents, who are deceased and of Greek origin, had... Read more
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CTV News
4 siblings help Montreal scientists find genetic mutation linked to 'bone death'was used to slow the progression of Eleni's disease. Her brother, now 40, is m
4 siblings help Montreal scientists find genetic mutation linked to 'bone death'
CTV News / Posted 11 days ago
was used to slow the progression of Eleni's disease. Her brother, now 40, is managing his pain and has not yet had a hip replacement, and neither has another sister. She does not know if her parents, who are deceased and of Greek origin, had... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
What it’s like ... to find acceptance after an arthritis diagnosisfloral-patterned bathing suit and a tight, professional smile. Within minutes,
What it’s like ... to find acceptance after an arthritis diagnosis
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
floral-patterned bathing suit and a tight, professional smile. Within minutes, she’s determined that I am about to have a hip replacement, and that I have no idea how to prepare for it. Walk like Charlie Chaplin. Walk like Jerry Lewis. Roberta... Read more
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Freeman journal
An act of kindnessOn the afternoon of June 20, 2016, I was painting a section on my dock when I d
An act of kindness
Freeman journal / Posted 12 days ago
On the afternoon of June 20, 2016, I was painting a section on my dock when I dislocated my left hip (I had hip replacement on May 4, 2016) and fell into the water which was about chest deep. I worked my way into more shallow water and began calling... Read more
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Rossland News
Miss BC winners crownedBC’s charity focus, because her father-in-law was diagnosed with prostate cance
Miss BC winners crowned
Rossland News / Posted 12 days ago
BC’s charity focus, because her father-in-law was diagnosed with prostate cancer. Sanford is one of the youngest people in British Columbia to complete a hip replacement which she says has taught her how to prevail through difficult times in... Read more
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