In-depth

Avascular necrosis

Back pain

Back pain is a common reason for health care visits and missed work. Home treatment and proper body mechanics can help you feel better.

Bladder cancer

Bladder cancer is often diagnosed early — when it's most treatable. But even with successful treatment, bladder cancer survivors need follow-up tests for years to come.

Bone metastasis

Bone metastasis occurs when cancer spreads to the bones.

Broken ankle/broken foot

Broken ribs

A broken rib, or fractured rib, is a common injury that occurs when one of the bones in your rib cage breaks or cracks.

Cancer

Learn about cancer, what it looks like and what causes it.

Complex regional pain syndrome

Complex regional pain syndrome is a chronic, painful disease that typically affects an arm or leg that was recently injured or infected.

Legg-Calve-Perthes disease

Legg-Calve-Perthes disease is a rare childhood hip condition that requires specialty care.

Liver cancer

The risk of liver cancer may be reduced by protecting yourself from serious liver diseases such as cirrhosis and hepatitis B and C.

Lung cancer

Smoking increases your risk of lung cancer. Quit now and reduce your risk.

Paget's disease of bone

Your bones are made up of living tissue that's continually being renewed. Paget's disease of bone disrupts that process, sometimes causing serious complications.

Prostate cancer

Scoliosis

Scoliosis is an abnormal curvature of the spine. Most cases are mild, but severe cases may require treatment with braces or surgery.

Stress fractures

Stress fractures are tiny cracks in a bone. Simple steps can help prevent this common overuse injury.

Thumb arthritis

Thumb arthritis (basal joint arthritis) occurs when the joint at your wrist and the base of your thumb develops osteoarthritis.

Wrist pain


Dec. 12, 2014