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Health | Diseases & Conditions | Musculoskeletal Conditions

Musculoskeletal conditions affect the movement of the body through the muscles, joints, ligaments or bones. Learn about common ailments here.

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Shouldering the Pain

Pain in the shoulders, or even just one shoulder, can be nearly debilitating. Learn about complications associated with shoulder and rotator cuff injuries and irritations.


Hip Dysplasia Overview

Hip Dysplasia Overview

Hip dysplasia is a malformation of the hip that can lead to pain and arthritis. Learn about hip dysplasia, symptoms and treatments at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP) Works

 How Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP) Works

FOP is an extremely rare bone disease where the muscles, tendons and ligaments turn to bone. Learn about FOP and some of the treatments for FOP. See more »

Foot Injuries

Foot Injuries

Feet are hard-working body parts, so it's no wonder they get injured on occasion. Learn how to ease, or even avoid, the pain of foot injuries here. See more »

Everyday Foot Problems

Everyday Foot Problems

Everyone's feet are different, but certain everyday foot problems are common. Learn about these annoying foot conditions and how to improve them here. See more »

10 Ways to Deal With Bursitis

 10 Ways to Deal With Bursitis

Bursitis is the inflammation of a bursa caused by bumping, bruising, repeated pressure, or overuse. Learn 10 ways to deal with bursitis. See more »

6 Suggestions for the Treatment of Gout

 6 Suggestions for the Treatment of Gout

Gout often consists of pain in the joint at the base of the big toe. Learn our 6 suggestions for treating gout. See more »

 Conquering Common Knee Injuries

Conquering common knee injuries is good information to know for your overall health. Learn more about conquering common knee injuries from Discovery Health. See more »