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.
Snowy and ice increase the number of sprains and fractures from falls, but there are things you can do to stay safe on icy sidewalks.
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.
Since orthopaedic surgeons treat so many broken arms, wrist sprains, strains and other bicycle-related injuries , the AAOS offers these bike safety tips.
Are Slip ‘n Slides safe for adults? Actually, they're not - and here's why. (Who knew you could outgrow a sheet of wet plastic?!)
Home modifications for a child with physical disabilities means adapting living spaces so he or she can live independently & safely.
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.
Generally speaking, a spinal cord injury is damage to the spinal nerves, the body's central nerve bundle, as a result of trauma to the backbone, or spine.
Have an athlete in your family? Find out about preventing sports injuries here
In infants and toddlers, physical abuse is the cause of 12 percent to 20 percent of fractures.