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Ankle Sprain Treatment

The soft tissues of the ankle can be torn, partly torn or overstretched as an acute traumatic injury which can happen at any age. If it is severe, there may also be bone damage which may not be obvious at … Continue reading

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Ankle Bone Traumatic Fracture

The bones around the ankle can be broken by severe twisting stress or vertical impact. This is an acute traumatic injury which can happen at any age. If the ankle joint is displaced, it is a fracture-dislocation. Damage to the … Continue reading

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Diagnosing Arthritis

For the vast majority of people, your doctor will be able to work out what’s wrong with you by: listening to you describe your symptoms examining you joints examining your range of movement looking at your medical history looking at … Continue reading

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Arthritis in Simple Science

Learning how your joints function and what happens when your arthritis symptoms flare up can help you to understand your condition and make it easier to live with. We have already seen how arthritis is a disease that causes pain … Continue reading

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Why do I Have Arthritis?

If you have arthritis, or are caring for someone with the condition, you are certainly not alone. Arthritis is the single biggest cause of physical disability in Singapore. How Common is Arthritis? The answer is ‘very common indeed’. Of the … Continue reading

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