Seeing someone move an electric toward one of your limbs nerve-wracking. How does a cast saw work without cutting your skin?
Here are 10 step-by-step pictures taken while getting a fiberglass cast removed.
Thanks to the new discovery of a skull from about 55,000 years ago, perspectives on early Homo sapiens migration have changed.
Although morphine provides effective pain relief for children with bone fractures, the drug of choice is ibuprofen for broken bones.
While fractures are not uncommon in kids, a 2013 study looked at broken bones in children, and to find out the most common injuries and their causes.
How do bones break? Once in a while, a bone is put under more stress than it can handle - and when that happens, it breaks, or fractures.
Tennis elbow and jumper's knee are just two examples of tendinitis, a painful condition caused by overusing and straining the joints in your body.
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A clinical trial investigated the benefits of wearing a back brace for tweens and teens who suffer from a spine curvature called adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.
In infants and toddlers, physical abuse is the cause of 12 percent to 20 percent of fractures.
Healthcare providers frequently recommend that parents give their babies a daily vitamin D supplement. But how much vitamin D should babies be given?