Navigation Links
Double-jointed adolescents at risk for joint pain
Date:2/27/2013

ants were hypermobile at age 14, and at age 18 close to 45% of participants reported any pain lasting one or more days. Joint hypermobility was associated with approximately a two-fold increased risk of moderately severe pain at the shoulder, knee, ankle and foot. Interestingly, this increased risk was particularly marked in obese participants, with over a ten-fold increased risk of knee pain observed in obese participants with hypermobility, possibly reflecting the role of mechanical factors.

Professor Tobias concludes, "Our study provides the first prospective evidence that adolescents who display joint hypermobility are at increased risk of developing musculoskeletal pain as they get older, particularly in the shoulder, knee, ankle or feet. Further investigation of increased joint pain in teens is warranted to determine if the long-term effects of joint hypermobility puts them at risk for developing osteoarthritis later in life."


'/>"/>

Contact: Dawn Peters
sciencenewsroom@wiley.com
781-388-8408
Wiley
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Moffitt researchers find adolescents with cancer concerned about their future reproductive health
2. Obese adolescents have heart damage
3. Adolescents who have more than 4 meals a day are thinner
4. Tobacco use more prevalent among African-American adolescents living in public housing communities
5. Unmet needs: Adolescents and young adult cancer patients lack psychological, social support
6. Adolescents in substance abuse programs report using others med marijuana
7. Little evidence supports autism treatment options in adolescents
8. Obesity and metabolic syndrome associated with impaired brain function in adolescents
9. Study details bullying involvement for adolescents with autism spectrum disorder
10. Overweight, obesity in adolescents linked with increased risk for end-stage renal disease over time
11. Adolescents with low status among peers are more likely to become adult smokers
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... June 30, 2015 , ... Ticket Down is a reliable source for last minute ... band has been packing stadiums across North America in conjunction with their 2015 “Zip Code ... the energy of a band in their twenties. Some of the most beloved songs ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... June 30, 2015 , ... The board ... a ‘responsive design’ website to inform potential sinus surgery patients about ear, nose, ... website includes information about a wide variety of ENT issues including hearing loss, ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... ... The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation today announced the award ... community health by focusing on the social and economic factors that greatly affect health ... year in 2016 based on progress in 2015. , “We took a new approach ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... June 30, 2015 , ... Villa Health Care Center is ... the country. To spread the word, Villa Health Care Center created a video, ... worthy of five stars. While Medicare centers its rating on health inspections, staffing, ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... June 30, 2015 , ... ... video, “Fireside Convalescent Care Center.” The video informs community members of Fireside’s Five-Star ... seeing the need for those seeking care to be well informed and confident ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:The Rolling Stones Tickets in Raleigh at Carter Finley Stadium: Ticket Down Offers Last Minute Tickets for the Rolling Stones and Avett Brothers in Raleigh 2Health News:Clear Lake Medical Center ENT Launches ‘Responsive Design’ Website 2Health News:Clear Lake Medical Center ENT Launches ‘Responsive Design’ Website 3Health News:Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation Awards $1.5 Million 2Health News:Villa Health Care Center Announces Highest Care Rating in New Video 2Health News:Fireside Convalescent Hospital Proves Itself as a Leading Care Center in New Video 2
... be considered essential elements of a multidisciplinary approach to ... diagnosis. However, for women suffering from breast cancer in ... around the world, this fundamental area of patient care ... issues, many of the world,s leading breast cancer experts ...
... diagnosing malaria is essential for effective and life-saving ... is not always possible because current methods are ... microscopic analysis. Now, a promising new optical imaging ... the Optical Society,s (OSA) open-access journal Biomedical ...
... University of Cincinnati (UC) have received a four-year, $3.7 ... investigations into circadian rhythms that could lead to enhanced ... performance. The research will be conducted by an ... professor in the department of molecular and cellular physiology. ...
... 17 (HealthDay News) -- Pregnant women who are overweight ... for pregnancy complications, a new study shows. These women ... normal blood sugar or those with gestational diabetes and normal ... pregnant women who are obese or have gestational diabetes, and ...
... Michigan State University surgeon is teaming up with a Lansing-area ... simple, cost-effective saliva test to detect oral cancer, a breakthrough ... dying of the world,s sixth most common cancer. Barry ... of Surgery and lead investigator on the project, is working ...
... , , , , ... AUDIO: New research in half siblings adds to evidence that even though autism ... Click here for more information. , , , ... , , , , , ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:International breast health global summit will focus on supportive care and quality of life 2Health News:International breast health global summit will focus on supportive care and quality of life 3Health News:Detecting malaria early to save lives: New optical technique promises rapid and accurate diagnosis 2Health News:Detecting malaria early to save lives: New optical technique promises rapid and accurate diagnosis 3Health News:University of Cincinnati researchers win $3.7M grant from US Department of Defense 2Health News:Overweight Pregnant Women at Higher Risk for Complications 2Health News:Saliva test could dramatically increase detection of oral cancer 2Health News:Study of half siblings provides genetic clues to autism 2Health News:Study of half siblings provides genetic clues to autism 3Health News:Study of half siblings provides genetic clues to autism 4Health News:Study of half siblings provides genetic clues to autism 5
(Date:6/30/2015)... CARLSBAD, Calif. , June 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... Inc. company (Nasdaq: NTK ) and a ... smart control markets, today announced it acquired mobile ... assets from privately held Numera, Inc. ... Numera creates best-in-class, easily implemented, mobile PERS products ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... June 30, 2015   Millar, Inc. , a ... announced the 2016 retirement of Craig Thummel , ... 12 years of service to the Company. The Company ... senior members of the Executive Management team as his ... Daugherty , currently Director of Sales and Marketing, as ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... Research and Markets( ... "Global Array Instruments Market 2015-2019" report ... instruments market to grow at a CAGR of ... global array instruments market can be divided into ... including tissue microarrays and cell microarrays. This report ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Nortek Security & Control Acquires Health and Wellness Technology Business from Numera 2Nortek Security & Control Acquires Health and Wellness Technology Business from Numera 3Nortek Security & Control Acquires Health and Wellness Technology Business from Numera 4Millar, Inc. Announces Leadership Changes 2Millar, Inc. Announces Leadership Changes 3Global Array Instruments Market 2015-2019 - Advances in Personalized Medicines with Affymetrix, Agilent Technologies & Illumina Dominating 2
... Princeton HealthCare System (PHCS) ( www.princetonhcs.org ) will conduct its ... hosts a discussion about women,s pelvic floor disorders and treatment ... p.m. and can be joined by going to the PHCS ... has enormous potential for sharing information about health issues," said ...
... BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Sept. 20 Waismann Method ... the first-ever National Take-Back Initiative, organized by the U.S. ... to encourage the public to surrender expired, unwanted or ... heels of recent reports that prescription drug abuse and ...
Cached Medicine Technology:First Live Web Chat by New Jersey's Princeton HealthCare System Focuses on Women's Health 2Waismann Method Supports National Take-Back Initiative 2Waismann Method Supports National Take-Back Initiative 3
... a smooth, flat tip extending from the ... uniquely designed tip is used to efficiently ... the posterior capsule. The end opening ... sideports help avoid surge should the end ...
... model CQ2015, combines the best of foldable ... contains a Collamer optic with modified "C" ... loops offer flexibility comparable to polypropylene and ... superior "shape memory". The light patterns associated ...
... of CLS restores the patients Quality of ... the patient is not physically active. Cylos ... detection and restoration of hemodynamics in Atrial ... management via Home monitoring in combination with ...
The Victory single- and dual-chamber rate-responsive pacemakers from St. Jude Medical are advanced-feature systems, designed to save valuable clinic time, maximize patient safety, and provide other t...
Medicine Products: