Regeneration technologies could make knee replacement a thing of the past.
The effectiveness of one of the most common orthopedic procedures is being challenged.
People generally believe that running will sowly wear away cartilage that cushions the bones and may cause arthritis, but there is little evidence to support the idea and a growing body of research that suggests the opposite.
Osteoarthritis is considered a wear and tear disease, but based on a study of human skeletons it is much more prevalent now.
Ever wonder how professional athletes bounce back from joint injuries so quickly?
Dr. Eric Topol, author of the XXX book “The Patient Will See You Now”, describes his journey to diagnose and treat his own bad knees.
Jane Brody, a personal health columnist for the New York Times, describes her journey to find relief from chronic knee pain while avoiding (unsuccessfully) a knee replacement.