Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Knee Problems Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Knee Problems from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 Health Tip: Preparing for Joint Replacement Surgery Quit smoking, and lose extra weight Tue, 24 Feb 2015 07:00:00 -0500 Knee Arthritis Drugs Beat Placebos, but Study Finds No Clear Winner Injections were rated slightly more effective at fighting pain than pills Tue, 6 Jan 2015 09:00:00 -0500 Better Pain Relief After Knee Replacement Surgery? Study suggests injected drug might ease pain while maintaining mobility, but more research is needed Tue, 30 Dec 2014 14:00:00 -0500 Common Knee Surgery May Boost Arthritis Risk, Study Suggests Repairing tears in meniscus cartilage made joint trouble more likely than physical therapy did Wed, 3 Dec 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Health Tip: Feeling Weak in the Knee? Symptoms of unstable kneecap Thu, 13 Nov 2014 07:00:00 -0500 Acupuncture May Not Help Chronic Knee Pain, Study Finds Laser, needle treatment worked no better than 'sham' procedure Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:00:00 -0400 ACL Tear Won't Keep Most College Athletes From Returning to Play: Study Recovery actually seems better for college-age players vs. younger peers, researchers say Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Study Questions Value of Certain Knee Surgeries For age-related meniscus tears, physical therapy and meds may work as well as arthroscopy Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Delaying Kid's Knee Surgery Could Be a Bad Play, Study Finds Secondary injuries more common among children who postpone ligament repair, research shows Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Can 6,000 Steps a Day Keep Knee Arthritis at Bay? Study links one hour of walking daily with improved mobility Thu, 12 Jun 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Knee Replacement Surgeries Rising With Obesity Rates Total knee replacements more than tripled between 1993 and 2009, study shows Fri, 6 Jun 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Drinking Milk May Slow Knee Arthritis in Women, Study Finds Same effect was not seen in men, and high cheese intake was tied to poorer knee health Mon, 7 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Knee Ligament Tears Don't Permanently Sideline Most College Football Players Study of NCAA Division I athletes found majority returned to playing field Sat, 15 Mar 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Knee Surgery May Put Kids at Higher Risk for Future Arthritis Small study followed up on young people who underwent procedure to repair torn ligament Sat, 15 Mar 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Pain Can Plague Women After Knee Replacement Surgery Study also found that type of anesthesia and patient's weight play a role in levels of discomfort Thu, 13 Mar 2014 12:00:00 -0400