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Arthritis: 3-D Hip Joint Ball Developed from Stem Cells Successfully

To treat arthritis in hips that requires extensive surgery to replace them, scientists have programmed stem stells to grow new cartilage on a 3-D template shaped like the hip joint ball. Further, they have activated the new cartilage to fend off return of arthritis by releasing anti-inflammatory molecules from the new cartilage. Developed by Washington University School of Medicine in ...

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Live life queen size: 104 year-old-woman undergoes hip surgery

If you think old means the end of life, you’re absolutely wrong. As goes the saying “if there’s a will there’s a way,” a 104-year-old woman underwent a complicated hip replacement surgery, as reported by IANS. Photo Credit: CMSRC Mateshwari Devi of Greater Noida, who suffered a fracture in her hip that directed to traumatic arthritis, underwent the surgery in ...

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Natural Food Supplements Give Relief to Arthritis-Affected Dogs: Study

To be developed for humans soon, an experiment on dogs, suffering from arthritis, showed that a new product from medicinal plants and dietary supplements has given relief in pain in dogs with no side effects and it has raised the possibility of a new form of treatment for human beings. “While acupuncture and electrical stimulation are two approaches that have ...

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