Does The Meniscus Receive Blood Flow?

Posted by on 1/17/2018 to Knee Pain
Does The Meniscus Receive Blood Flow?
Many people mistakenly believe the meniscus does not receive any blood flow. The truth is, certain segments of the knee cartilage is vascular and therefore, capable of some healing aspects.

Anatomy of the Knee

Posted by on 11/28/2017 to Knee Pain
Anatomy of the Knee
The knee is the largest joint in your body and one of the most easily injured. It is a pivotal hinge joint in the leg that allows for a variety of movements (i.e. flexion, extension, medial rotation, and lateral rotation) and it connects the tibia and the fibula, with the thigh bone (femur).

The effect of heat application on pain, stiffness, and physical function in patients with knee osteoarthritis.

Posted by on 10/29/2017 to Knee Pain
The effect of heat application on pain, stiffness, and physical function in patients with knee osteoarthritis.
A study from The Western Ontario and McMaster Universities show the benefits of applying deep heat therapy to alleviate symptoms associated with Knee Osteoarthritis.

Arnica - Topical Application Helpful for Knee Osteoarthritis Sufferers

Posted by on 8/2/2017 to Knee Pain
Arnica - Topical Application Helpful for Knee Osteoarthritis Sufferers
The study performed by Western Ontario and McMaster Universities in Canada showed topical Arnica applications should be a consideration for those suffering from Knee Osteoarthritis.