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Arthritis In The Hands And Wrists

If you know someone with gnarled and misshapen hands, chances are you know someone suffering from arthritis. Fortunately, not everyone will get arthritis in the hands and wrists. Family history is a factor according to Dr. Eon Shin, an Orthopedic Surgeon at St. Mary Medical Center. Another factor is how you use your hands and wrists on a day-to-day basis. People who regularly perform repetitive strenuous activities such as in construction may be predisposed to the condition.

10/03/2014

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Many Cases Of Hand, Foot, And Mouth Disease Reported This Time Of Year

It starts with a fever, poor appetite and sore throat and in a few days painful sores develop in the mouth.

08/20/2014

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Cops: Man Amputated Own Arm, Hand Inside Northeast Philadelphia Home

Police are investigating the bizarre circumstances in which a man cut off his own arm and hand in Northeast Philadelphia.

10/13/2011

Bionic Hand

Health: New Technology Available For Partial Hand Amputees

Bionic hands might look like something out of a sci-fi movie. But the breakthrough technology is turning lives around.

07/27/2011

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