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Review of Studies Fails to Show Benefit from Pharmacological Treatments for Achilles Tendinopathy

Researchers analyzing a collection of studies looking at the use of pharmacological interventions, including platelet-rich plasma injections, report there is no evidence to suggest any of the individual therapies work as well as the standard physical therapy rehabilitation approach.

Achilles tendinitis is an overuse injury which is common among runners. The painful condition […]

Runners Less Likely to have Osteoarthritis, Hip Replacements

A new study discredits theories that runners are more likely than walkers and other exercisers to get osteoarthritis and need hip replacements.

Researchers studied health information on nearly 90,000 walkers and runners, analyzing how running, walking and other exercise types affect osteoarthritis and hip replacement risks.

They found runners had less osteoarthritis and fewer […]

Weight Gain Equals Knee Pain

A new study shows it’s important to avoid substantial weight gain during life if you want to avoid knee pain.

Researchers have found that people who gain weight are more likely to have knee pain than those who maintain or lose weight. And while losing the weight you gain helps, it doesn’t result in […]