A Chicago toddler who was born with a one-in-a-million condition that left him without part of his right leg is now walking thanks to a prosthetic leg.
Pediatricians say overloading your child's backpack for school can cause some serious back pain or other issues.
About one in one thousand babies are born with clubfoot in the United States each year. In most of those cases, families can prepare when club foot is diagnosed during pregnancy, but for the McDaniels, it was unexpected.
Graduation day was special for Lademann in several ways – of course, completing her studies was one, but another was being able to walk, hand-in-hand, with the doctor that helped her get to this point to accept her diploma.
Schrader said that thanks to modern techniques...this surgery is now really stable and allows patients, like Roberts, to live a normal life after recovery.
"It just shows that even if somebody has scoliosis and they have a fusion, they can achieve things and do what they want to do," Lonstein said
Pediatric orthopaedic surgeon lifts patients' spirits with decorated casts
Celebrate Bone and Joint Action Week & World PB& J Day!
Article featuring POSNA members sheds light on the dangers of specializing in one sport.
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