Even actor Tom Hanks has an opinion about whether the athletes at the 2015 Women's World Cup should play on artificial turf or grass.
Nintendo's Wii Balance Board is making waves in the medical community as a new study has found that it can help people with multiple sclerosis (MS) reduce the risk of accidental falls.
Medical officials from the NFL, FIFA and other sports organizations are banding together to look into better ways to identify, manage and treat concussions.
Physical therapy and steroid injections work equally well for shoulder pain, according to a new study
A woman who underwent two back surgeries at Pacific Hospital of Long Beach in California has filed a suit claiming that the metal screws used to fuse her spine were fakes made in a Temecula machine...
Just a few days of fasting can trigger the breakdown of skeletal muscle--an alarming prospect for sick or older adults who may already suffer from weakness or loss of muscle.
Young athletes who put off surgery after tearing their anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) may be more likely to sustain a second knee injury, according to a new study.
A family in Englewood, New Jersey is raising money for their toddler, who had his right foot and left leg amputated in January. Now, the 2-year-old boy is learning to walk with a prosthetic, and a...
Judging by the symptoms of people with knee arthritis, one-third of knee replacement surgeries may be inappropriate, according to a new study.
Researchers at the University College London are unlocking the secrets behind the salamander’s limb regeneration techniques, hoping to one day apply it to human amputees.