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Knee Replacements

Knee Pain Could Run In The Family

Reuters | Posted 02.17.2015 | Healthy Living

By Shereen Lehman (Reuters Health) - People whose parents had a total knee replacement due to osteoarthritis are more than twice as li...

Knee Replacement Recovery: Get Ready for the 3 'Powerful P' Experiences

Martha Nelson | Posted 07.13.2013 | Fifty
Martha Nelson

The evening after knee replacement surgery, I was startled to see the size of my right leg. Having been sliced and diced, stitched and stapled, it was seemed as if I had gained ten pounds, all in that leg.

Which Surgery Is On The Rise Among Boomers?

AP | LINDSEY TANNER | Posted 09.26.2012 | Fifty

CHICAGO -- Just like age-defying baby boomers, older folks have seen a surge in knee replacement surgeries, driven partly by a desire to stay active a...

Are All Knee Replacements Really Safe And Effective?

| Posted 05.06.2012 | Healthy Living

As the U.S. population ages and continues packing on the pounds, knee replacement surgeries are becoming increasingly common. More than 650,000 total ...

13 Must-Know Facts About Joint Replacements

Health.com | Posted 06.12.2015 | Healthy Living

Thanks to better rheumatoid arthritis (RA) treatments in the past 20 years, fewer middle-aged people need joint replacements today. In fact, a...