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Avatar n tn Preoperative and postoperative rehabilitation programs are similar initially. Restoration of motion, swelling control, and strength are the goals of each. The primary goals in treatment of ACL rupture are restoration of function in the short term and prevention of long-term pathologic changes in the knee. Nonoperative treatment is a reasonable approach in patients who are not active athletically..
921323 tn?1268679412 As a physician who believes strongly in the power of personal choice to influence one’s health outcomes, I tend to favor an investment in healthy lifestyles. But in all fairness to the other side of the debate, one can also argue that prevention hasn’t worked out so well either. Despite the fact that we have effective treatments, we are not very effective in their prescription or compliance.
Avatar f tn The clinical implications of these mechanisms and their possible prevention and treatment also are discussed. Opioid Receptor Physiology A discussion of opioid tolerance is best prefaced with a review of opioid receptor physiology. Researchers have identified three types of opioid receptors: mu, delta, and kappa receptors. These receptors are distributed in various locations within the spinal cord and brain structures.
585414 tn?1288944902 As for disability, if you mean SSDI, there are work incentives programs associated with it and I know each state has vocational training programs for people with disabilities so that even if you couldn't do your past work, you could try for something else. As well with SSDI there is a limit called Substantial Gainful Activity but if you earn below that, that is do minor part time work you could still be able to collect.
363682 tn?1299492962 I want to be able to enjoy a drink out with my husband, but can't keep taking migraine abortive meds for prevention. Guess there aren't any answers, but I just wanted to put my 2 cents in and let people know there are a lot of us out here.
Avatar n tn As a 34-year old mother of 3 with osteoarthritis in both hips, the lower back and left knee, along with mood swings out of control, this drug has done wonders! The best part is that there is no weight gain side effect. In fact, I've started to lose weight again. I also started kickboxing around the same time and it has helped with the mobility of my hips, as well as helping me feel more energetic. I actually enjoy exercising and find myself working out at least 5-6 days a week now.