The Pros And Cons Of Having Knee Replacement Surgery
2 December 2014
Often, when people have problems with their knees such as osteoarthritis, and traditional exercises, pain killers, anti-inflammatory drugs and other treatments don't help, orthopaedic surgeons recommend knee replacement surgery. For some people, this is the ideal solution. If your doctor has recommended that you have knee replacement, it is important that you do as much research on your own as possible before agreeing. Read on to learn more about the pros and cons of knee replacement surgery.
Physiotherapy Exercises Immediately Following Knee Surgery
25 November 2014
This article takes a look at the exercises a physiotherapist will encourage a patient to do immediately after surgery to correct a knee problem. Part of a physiotherapist's work involves helping patients use parts of the body which have been operated on.
This reduces the amount of recovery time, and can also reduce pain following surgery by stimulating blood flow to the area which underwent surgery. It is common for patients who have had knee surgery to be referred to a physiotherapist to help with this.
5 Unique Twists on Traditional Funerals
18 November 2014
Everybody knows that a funeral service is for those left behind more than for the person who has died, but everybody also knows how important it is to feel like the service would have suited their loved one. Planning a funeral is a difficult process as it must usually be organised in the midst of deep grief and mourning. However, a funeral is an important part in the healing process and many people find that a well conducted funeral can provide some amount of comfort and closure.
3 ways to remove the dark circles under your eyes
13 November 2014
When you feel tired, stressed and drained, it shows in your face. You can develop frown lines, your eyes might look droopy and you can develop dark circles under your eyes. Some people are more prone to developing dark circles than others, and if you don't get the eight hours of sleep each night that you need, you might find that you have prominent dark circles that just refuse to budge.