Early treatment for rheumatoid arthritis prevents joint damage

Early treatment for rheumatoid arthritis prevents joint damage

The Medicine Cabinet: Ask the Harvard Experts Q: I was just diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis. The doctor wants to me…

Joint cracks and pops usually not cause for concern

Joint cracks and pops usually not cause for concern

It’s not unusual for your body to make “popping” or “cracking” sounds as you lean over, twist or reach for…

Richard A. Berger, MD

Richard A. Berger, MD

Dr. Richard BergerĀ and his dedicated staff offer the most experienced and comprehensive approach to minimally invasive hip and knee replacement.…

Stretch daily to stay flexible

Stretch daily to stay flexible

The Medicine Cabinet: Ask the Harvard Experts By Howard LeWine, M.D. Q: I walk with my neighbor daily. She stretches…

When is it time for knee replacement?

When is it time for knee replacement?

By Howard LeWine, M.D. Q: I have osteoarthritis. My right knee is especially painful and stiff. How do I know…

Shed Extra Pounds for Healthier Joints

Shed Extra Pounds for Healthier Joints

The Medicine Cabinet: Ask the Harvard Experts By Howard LeWine, M.D. Q: I am starting to have knee pain when…

Eating to ease arthritis pain

Eating to ease arthritis pain

By Carrie Dennett, M.P.H., R.D.N., Environmental Nutrition Newsletter More than 50 million Americans — one in five adults — have…

Stimulating Touch

Stimulating Touch

Astym treatment heals pain for the active and overweight By Nancy Maes The treatments for ankle sprains, muscle strains and…

Flex Time

Flex Time

More patients are spending less time recovering from joint-related surgeries By Nancy Maes Ron Allen was born with an improperly…

Physical Therapy after Joint Replacement Surgery

Physical Therapy after Joint Replacement Surgery

The recipe for a successful return to normal activities By Nancy Maes When extensive pain makes knee or hip replacement…