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  • Can lavage and debridgement help with osteoarthritis of the knee?

    Informed Health Online

    Studies have shown that therapeutic arthroscopy - surgery to clean and smooth the knee joint - will not help lower your pain, fix knee problems or improve your quality of life.

  • Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) in adults

    UpToDate - patient information

    Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) is a slowly developing cancer. Careful monitoring can help determine if and when treatment is necessary. People with advanced CLL are treated with chemotherapy and immunotherapy.

  • Bursitis

    UpToDate - patient information

    Bursitis is a painful inflammation of fluid-filled sacs in the joints. Treatment includes pain medication, steroid injection and antibiotics if infected. Ice, physical therapy and padding to protect the joints can also help. Details in this resource.

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Going For Gold As We Age

On Tuesday, October 4th, 2016, Olympic Champion, Mark Tewksbury, Coach, Debbie Muir and Dr. Jennifer Heisz discussed the benefits of exercise and social engagement for optimal aging. Learn more...
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