Hank Aaron to savor 40th anniversary of historic home run

...should be appreciated. That makes me feel good."Aaron said he is pleased with his recovery from partial left hip-replacement surgery in February. He hurt his hip when he slipped on ice and said he's still in rehab, but can walk."I...

Johnson & Johnson agrees to pay $2.5 billion to resolve thousands of hip replacement lawsuits

...Johnson & Johnson said late Tuesday that it will pay $2.5 billion to settle thousands of lawsuits brought by hip replacement patients who accuse the company of selling faulty implants that led to injuries and additional surgeries.The agreement...

UGA's Richt has hip-replacement surgery

ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia football coach Mark Richt underwent hip replacement surgery this weekend at St. Mary's Hospital.Richt indicated in November that he would need the surgery to alleviate pain from...

Georgia football coach Mark Richt might have hip replacement surgery

Georgia football coach Mark Richt might undergo hip-replacement surgery to alleviate worsening pain, but he said Wednesday he would delay having it until after securing what's expected to...

New approach for hip replacement gets man back to golf quickly

...but leaves them intact, which means the resulting hip replacement is more stable than the conventional approach, Meredith...aligned. In fact, the patient had previously had a hip replacement on the left side that might have left that side a...

New drug dramatically cuts risks of blood clots after hip replacement

...complication of major operations such as hip replacement. The clots can be deadly if...by as much as 82 percent after hip replacement when compared with the standard...933 patients who had total hip replacement surgery were given either one...

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Hall of Famer Hank Aaron has hip surgery after falling on ice

ATLANTA - Hall of Famer Hank Aaron is recovering from a partial left hip replacement.The Atlanta Braves said Saturday the 80-year-old Aaron fell on ice Friday and had the procedure later in the day.The Braves...

As Veterans Day approaches, one veteran has inexhaustible thanks

...DID they. In the eight years the Riverses have lived here, Mr. Rivers has had seven surgeries ? for a total hip replacement, for an ailment with one of his feet and to have his gallbladder and kidney stones removed. A VA eye doctor improved...

Are quality and choice sacrificed in health-care exchanges?

...overall quality for 15 years in a row. We also hold the Blue Cross Blue Shield Distinction Center Plus recognition in hip replacement, knee replacement and spine surgery, signifying we have displayed great expertise and efficiency in these areas...

Nicklaus to end Masters streak

...Tournament champion plans to undergo hip-replacement surgery later this month. His...standard. If not, he'd go the hip replacement route. "I have attempted to...those factors, I felt that hip-replacement surgery was my option." David...

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