Newport Center Orthopedic Blog

December 15, 2020
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The Link Between Breast Cancer and Lymphedema

While there is no cure for lymphedema, there are very effective treatments and support you […]
October 27, 2020
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NCO Product Spotlight: JOBST® Compression Products

JOBST® is a trusted brand for compression garments that’s been a leader in providing therapy […]
October 22, 2020

Pumpkin Health Benefits *Adds To Cart*

Fall’s here, and finally, pumpkins are appearing at the market. Not only are pumpkins delicious […]
October 16, 2020
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Finding Relief for Edema Swelling in the Legs & Ankles

Individuals suffering from edema often deal with swelling in the legs and ankles that can […]
October 16, 2020

Make Healthy Aging Count, No Matter What Your Age

It’s funny. The definition of what age you need to be in order to be […]
October 9, 2020
Wheel Chair vs. Transport Chair

Standard Wheelchair vs. A Transport Chair — what’s the difference?

When thinking about choosing the right standard wheelchair or transport chair- it helps to know […]
October 7, 2020

7 Confidence Boosters To Get Your Mojo Back After 40

I’ve decided that resuscitating my sense of fashion is on the menu this fall. As […]
October 1, 2020

How Tech Savvy Are Your Ageing Parents? Here are 5 Devices To Keep Them Safe And In The Loop

With the rise of COVID-19, the ability to communicate with the outside world in a […]
September 29, 2020

5 Health(ier) Desserts Just In Time For Cold Weather! 

One of the best things about the weather turning colder is dessert! The comforting, spicy […]
September 23, 2020

4 Selfish Ways To Boost Your Health (And Maybe Someone Else’s Too…)

Sometimes taking good care of yourself means getting… well… selfish about it.  It’s counter-intuitive, we’re […]
September 23, 2020
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Do Your Aging Parents Need Help Managing Their Medications? Here Is a Checklist of Tips

Ask any elderly person about the medications they’re taking. Chances are, it’ll be a lengthy […]
September 17, 2020

Are Your Aging Parents in the Hospital? Prepare To Keep Them COVID Safe When It’s Time To Come Home

  If your folks have been in the hospital, you want to do everything you […]
September 14, 2020

Youth Sports During COVID: Practicing Common Sense

It looks like COVID has made itself at home everywhere, and turns out, it doesn’t […]
September 10, 2020

10 Hobbies You Should Seriously Look Into During This Crummy Pandemic…

What are you doing with your time these days? Quarantining has got us reading lots […]
September 1, 2020

Buying Healthy Groceries Online: Pros, Cons, And Who’s In The Grocery Delivery Game

During the COVID pandemic, most of us have seen a real sea-change in the way […]
August 26, 2020
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Supporting Aging Parents While Planning For The Worst— In The Best Way You Can

A while back, we sent out a newsletter to our community about keeping an organized […]
August 26, 2020
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Worrying About Your Aging Parents Falling At Home? Use This Quick Guide To Help Prevent Falls for the Elderly

Worrying about your aging parents falling at home can keep you up at night, and […]
August 19, 2020
exercise

5 At-Home Exercises That’ll Make You Sweat! (No Equipment Required)

Lots of us have nixed the gym membership in lieu of learning at-home exercises with […]
August 17, 2020
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Lymphatic Health Means Whole-Body Health

Articles about lymphatic health are probably going to dominate the interwebs here soon, and we […]
August 10, 2020
Stress

2020 Is Testing EVERYONE’S Nerves— Here’s A Stress Management Strategy That Just May Help…

Let’s face it, 2020 has been a real jerk so far. Most of us could […]