Posts Tagged ‘blood clots’

Rehabilitation for a Hip Fracture

Hip Fractures can Lead to Permanent Disability and Early Death One of the most devastating outcomes for seniors after an unintentional fall is to suffer a hip fracture. Hip fractures are particularly deadly, as many seniors will have complications that can lead to a permanent disability or early death. The first year after a hip…

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The Mediterranean Diet Slows Aging

Countries around the Mediterranean had Lower Levels Heart Disease, Stroke and Dementia In 1958 it was noted that people living around the Mediterranean in countries like Greece and Italy had lower rates of heart disease, stroke and dementia than other countries. Researchers began investigating what was different in their lifestyles. They came up with their…

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Leg Pain, Its Causes, Symptoms, And Current Treatments

Leg pain can develop suddenly or gradually and affect either your entire leg or just a localized area. In addition, the pain can be sharp, dull, aching or tingling.   Leg Pain, Causes Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Your legs don’t get enough blood due to narrowing of the arteries. Your legs may feel weak or…

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