Growing older may come with a host of bone and joint health issues, such as osteoporosis and osteoarthritis, which can lead to falls among the elderly.
With the use of activity trackers on the rise, many are taking on the challenge of walking 10,000 steps to stay healthy and lose weight. Does it actually work?
Dr Kannan Kaliyaperumal, orthopaedic surgeon, explains all you need to know about gout.
Dr Kevin Lee, orthopaedic surgeon, talks about how to identify and treat arthritis, a condition that is increasingly seen in young people.
Gout is a form of arthritis that affects around 1% of the population and 6 times more men than women.
We delve deeper into how and why joint replacement surgery is an effective solution for severe joint pain.
We explore how degenerative changes of the spine can lead to troublesome symptoms and complications, and the available treatment options.
Spinal arthritis is a common cause of lower back pain, especially in the elderly. Familiarise yourself with the signs and symptoms of the condition to better recognise it.
Hip arthritis causes pain and stiffness, making it hard to do everyday activities like walking and bending over. Learn about its symptoms and causes, as well as treatment options.
A torn knee meniscus can greatly impair your everyday movement. It is important to recognise the signs and seek appropriate treatment.
Thinking of deferring orthopaedic treatment due to COVID-19? Find out how to manage your condition in the meantime, and when you should seek immediate medical attention.
What is rheumatoid arthritis and how do you cope with it? Here are some quick and simple ways to feel better at home.
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What happens when you walk into our 24-hour A&E clinic? In this video, we break down the steps in a typical patient’s journey to the accident and emergency department at our hospitals.