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Metal Hip Replacement Toxicity Symptoms

Hip replacement is used as surgery for people who are suffering chronic hip pain and hip injuries. During hip replacement surgery, the damaged cartilage and bone are removed from your hip joint and are replaced with new, man-made parts. This … Continue reading

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Dangers Associated with Metal-on-Metal Hip Replacement Systems

The concern about metal-on-metal hip replacements, specifically over one made by  Johnson & Johnson subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics, is that they were causing problems within the first few years after implantation surgery. While the materials don’t wear out quickly, they do … Continue reading

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A New Way in Treating Osteoporosis

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) made a successful   breakthrough after they efficaciously accomplished the first trial of a drug-releasing microchip in humans, according to the CNN News website.  This drug was designed to treat osteoporosis, which is … Continue reading

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