Symptoms of Concussions

A concussion is an injury to your brain, which is caused by a sudden, violent jolt. The signs and symptoms of a concussion may...

7 Winter Workout Tips

As the chill of winter arrives on Sunday, it’s important for you to take extra precaution when exercising in cold weather. Here are some...

DXA (DEXA) Scans for Bone Density

DXA (previously DEXA) stands for dual energy X-ray absorptiometry. It is a very low-dose X-ray exam that measures the mass of bone in certain...

3 Pain-Friendly Outdoor Activities

Don't let pain keep you indoors. Here are three easy outdoor pain-friendly activities to let you enjoy your day in the sun. Golf Golf can be...

5 Simple Ways to Loosen Your Back

What can you do to ease your stiff, sore back? Here are some tips for how to stretch, sleep, tone and limber up that...

Worried About Your Child Playing Football?

Concerns about an increased risk of injuries may be keeping some kids off football fields throughout the United States. According to the National Sports...

6 Stretches to Relieve Aches and Pains

According to the American Heart Association, about half the U.S. workforce was physically active during the workday in 1950, compared with less than 20...

Tips for preventing osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis, affecting 1.2 million Kentuckians. "The hallmark of osteoarthritis is the breakdown of cartilage - the part...

Reducing Pain After Surgery

Learn how Baptist Health Lexington's team works to create a plan of care for patients and their pain experience, which allows for less pain after surgery.

Treating Foot and Ankle Arthritis

Baptist Health Richmond podiatric surgeon Joshua Hill notes the signs of foot and ankle arthritis, outlining the way it’s diagnosed and ways it’s treated.

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Neck & Back Pain Relief Treatment in La Grange, Kentucky

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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...