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Elbow Dislocation

May 14, 2011
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In spite of the elbow being a very stable joint, elbow dislocation is still very common. Elbow dislocation occurs when the bones of the forearm (the radius and ulna) move out of place compared with the bone of the upper arm (the humerus). The elbow joint, formed where these 3 bones meet, becomes dislocated, or […]

Running Smart

If you new to running, take note of the following to make the most of the sport. The First Step Before you begin any kind of physical activity, it is always good idea to consult a doctor first. “If you are old than 40-years-old and have not engaged in exercise for some time, it is […]

Run For Your Life

Whether to keep fit or training to raise funds for charity in a marathon, there are many reasons why you should put on your running shoes and go the distance. Running as a sport is a rewarding pursuit for both mind and body. On top of keeping you fit and healthy, the simple act of […]

Shockwave Therapy in Singapore- A Realistic Alternative to Surgery

March 15, 2010
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DEVELOPMENT OF THE SHOCKWAVE THERAPY Shockwave therapy as a medical application was originally developed as a means for pulverizing kidney stones. Since 1989, it has also been employed with considerable success at university clinics to treat non– or poorly healing bone fractures. Since 1991, Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (ESWT) has been employed as an alternative to […]

Common Shoulder Disorders

March 10, 2010
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•             Rotator Cuff Tear and Tendinitis •             Shoulder Dislocation •             Adhesive capsulitis/ Frozen Shoulder •             Bursitis Treatment •             Physiotherapy •             Shock wave therapy •             Anti-inflammatory Injection •             Arthroscopy •             Arthroscopic repair and acromioplasty WHAT IS A ROTATOR CUFF TEAR? The rotator cuff is the network of muscles and tendons that forms a covering around the […]