When it’s time to trade in your old ball and socket, here’s what to keep in mind.
Major surgery with a big impact
Could a 2-pound piece of titanium and ceramic change your life? Maybe, if a deteriorating hip joint – or two – is causing constant pain and threatening your ability to work, play and walk. While it’s a major surgery with weeks of recovery, nearly 300,000 total hip replacements take place in the U.S. each year. If medical solutions aren’t working, you may be wondering if an artificial hip could help. [Read More]