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How to Tell If You Have a Pulled Abdominal Muscle or...

Abdominal strains and hernias are both painful conditions that tend to worsen with activity and lessen with rest. However, they have different causes and...

Treating Arthritis in the Shoulder

Learn the symptoms of arthritis and how shoulder arthritis is treated from Daniel Hackett, MD, an orthopedic surgeon at Baptist Health Lexington.

5 Stretches You Should Do Every Day

When we think of stretching we tend to picture it in the context of preparing for or winding down after a workout. Those are...

Plantar Fasciitis or Stress Fracture? Understanding the Differences.

Pain on the underside of the foot, especially near the heel, is a very common problem. While it can be produced by a number...

Getting Athletes Back in the Game at Floyd

Kristopher Abeln, MD, covers the way the sports medicine and orthopedics program at Baptist Health Floyd helps athletes recover from injuries and get back in the game.

Back Pain and Its Causes

Persistent back pain affects millions of Americans to some degree and is a leading cause of disability. One of the challenges is that there...

Overpronation and Supination: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

As you walk or run, your feet “roll” from side to side a bit with each stride. This movement is called pronation, and there...

ACL Surgery Recovery & Physical Therapy Timeline at La Grange

Watch a patient's story of how advances in ACL surgery recovery impacted her experience. Baptist Health offers new advances in ACL surgery and physical therapy in order to encourage faster recovery for patients.

Repairing Spinal Fractures with the SpineJack® Device at Floyd

The SpineJack device is a minimally invasive procedure for patients with compression spinal fractures. Learn how the SpineJack surgical technique is used at Baptist Health Floyd in spinal fracture treatment.

Carpal Tunnel Surgery Recovery Guide

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a condition that affects the median nerve, which runs the length of your arm and then through an opening in...

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Regenerative Use of Bone Marrow Aspiration in Louisville, Kentucky

The bone marrow aspiration procedure uses stem cells to help the body repair itself and generate new tissue to damaged areas. Learn about this regenerative stem cell therapy from Baptist Health.
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Back Pain and Its Causes

Persistent back pain affects millions of Americans to some degree and is a leading cause of disability. One of the challenges is that there...

Is It Foot Extensor Tendonitis Or A Foot Stress Fracture?

Two of the most common causes of foot pain are extensor tendonitis and stress fractures. The similarities between these conditions can make it difficult...