Bone & Joint

Flip-flop warning: These shoes aren’t made for walking  Featured
Flip-flop warning: These shoes aren’t made for walking
Summertime means sandals and flip-flops, but experts say wearing flimsy footwear can wreak havoc on your feet.
Can knee surgery lead to weight gain?  Featured
Can knee surgery lead to weight gain?
Find out why some researchers say people who have knee-replacement surgery are at a higher risk for putting on pounds than those who don’t have the operation.
Jogging pains? A simple test may help 
Jogging pains? A simple test may help
Running with aches? A closer look at your stride may help ease your pain.
Don’t shrug off shoulder pain 
Don’t shrug off shoulder pain
Shoulder injuries are easily overlooked and may go untreated. Find out when you should see a doctor.
Find out if you have the ‘Commuter Slouch’  Featured
Find out if you have the ‘Commuter Slouch’
Experts say long commutes by car or train can lead to back problems. Find out how to get relief.
Can your shoes be hazardous to your health?  Featured
Can your shoes be hazardous to your health?
Did you know that those fashionable high heels can permanently damage your feet? Find out why.
Spinal injury patient back on beat  Featured
Spinal injury patient back on beat
Neurosurgeons at the Spine Center at Advocate Christ Medical Center perform a life-changing surgery for a professional jazz musician nearly immobilized by a spinal cord injury.