What's it like: To get hip replacement surgery
Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Robert German discusses a hip replacement ... side of the leg, entering the hip from the back. Your surgeon will split your gluteal muscles, near your upper buttocks, and release some of your hip muscles to access the hip bones.
For many yogis the SI joint is a pain in the butt
Caused by bending forward from the lumbar region rather than the hip ... side of the rear-most point of the pelvic bone. Trained physicians or physical therapists are able to assess a possible misalignment of the SI joint by pressing their hands around ...
Lenghtening Legs: Precice is Precise
When he was seven he broke his left leg. When it healed, it grew one-inch longer than his right. “I was walking around with one leg ... The femur is the longest bone in the body and is the connection between the hip and tibia. The lower part of the ...
Baby Boomers: Bone Up on Treatments for Arthritic Hips and Knees
When it wears down completely, you're left with bone rubbing on bone. That can cause fragments of bone and cartilage to break off and float in the joint fluid. Bony spurs or extra bone can form around the ... incision or two. In hip replacements, this ...
Shia LaBeouf Describes His 'Fake' Hand Made of Hip Bone and 'Left Over' Skin
In July of 2008, Shia LaBeouf was in a car accident ... This is fake, dude," he added. "This is hip bone and the skin that was left over." LaBeouf also opens up about working on 'Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps,' and his girlfriend. He found a new hobby ...