Osteopathy News

Date Posted
Article Title
1/5/2017
Is Running Bad for Your Knees?

Study suggests it may slow development of osteoarthritis

9/1/2016
Review Suggests Safe, Effective Ways to Relieve Pain Without Meds

Approaches such as acupuncture, massage and tai chi may ease discomfort

11/6/2015
Doctors Often Flub Achilles Tendon Diagnosis, Review Finds

1 in 4 ruptures missed during initial exam, but most patients still do OK, researchers say

3/18/2013
Hands-On Therapy May Spell Relief for Low Back Pain

Study found osteopath worked better for patients than ultrasound therapy

3/5/2013
5 Rheumatology Procedures You Might Not Need

Experts identify commonly ordered tests and treatments that are often expensive and unhelpful

12/3/2010
U.S. Needs National Registry for Joint Replacement Devices: Study

Kaiser registry of 80,000 helps notify patients of device recalls, researchers find

6/29/2010
Key-Hole Surgery for Knee Injury Doesn't Lower Arthritis Risk

Arthroscopic surgery to repair a torn ligament or injured cartilage doesn't prevent joint disease, study shows

9/15/2008
Drug Treatment for Osteoporosis Patients Urged

Bisphosphonates can be first-line therapy, particularly for those with hip fracture risk, physicians' group says

5/7/2008
Docs Issue Guideline on Screening for Osteoporosis in Men

Scanning those over 65 could cut expected 50% increase in cases in next 15 years

3/18/2008
Pain Relief for Osteoporosis Patients With Fractures

Vertebroplasty shows benefit in study of those with spinal afflictions

3/10/2008
Gender Bias at Play in Treatment of Knee Osteoarthritis

Study finds doctors twice as likely to recommend replacement surgery for men as women

10/12/2002
Osteopathic Docs as Mainstream as M.D.s

These physicians combine hands-on body manipulation with traditional medicine