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Canadian doctors plan to shorten waiting lists

Canadian doctors plan to shorten waiting lists

T’ai Chi has many benefits for frail older adults

T’ai Chi has many benefits for frail older adults

Surgical treatment of hip or knee arthritis does not reduce obesity

Surgical treatment of hip or knee arthritis does not reduce obesity

Benefits of weight loss may depend on alignment of affected leg, study suggests

Benefits of weight loss may depend on alignment of affected leg, study suggests

Highly obese women are 12 times more likely to have diabetes

Highly obese women are 12 times more likely to have diabetes

Study indicates potential of alendronate and estrogen progression of osteoarthritis

Study indicates potential of alendronate and estrogen progression of osteoarthritis

Old and poor people are less likely to have knee replacement surgery

Old and poor people are less likely to have knee replacement surgery

Global-positioning system offers surgeons a powerful tool for minimally invasive joint replacement

Global-positioning system offers surgeons a powerful tool for minimally invasive joint replacement

Magnetic resonance imaging helps measure osteoarthritis

Magnetic resonance imaging helps measure osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis twice as likely if parents suffer the condition

Osteoarthritis twice as likely if parents suffer the condition

McGuinty government investing an additional $469.5 million to operate Ontario's hospitals

McGuinty government investing an additional $469.5 million to operate Ontario's hospitals

Study to establish the effectiveness of Devil’s Claw as a treatment for osteoarthritis of the knee joint

Study to establish the effectiveness of Devil’s Claw as a treatment for osteoarthritis of the knee joint

Simple infection control measures can eradicate MRSA

Simple infection control measures can eradicate MRSA

System to treat patients over the internet via webcam

System to treat patients over the internet via webcam

Textured titanium medical implants may be better than smooth ones

Textured titanium medical implants may be better than smooth ones

Knee replacement operations have more than doubled in a decade

Knee replacement operations have more than doubled in a decade

Anti-clotting treatment underused at many hospitals

Anti-clotting treatment underused at many hospitals

Anesthesiologists battle post-op pain

Anesthesiologists battle post-op pain

Pierre Pettigrew outlines plan of action for health care reforms

Pierre Pettigrew outlines plan of action for health care reforms

Major changes at NHS as private sector taps into British health care

Major changes at NHS as private sector taps into British health care