Your musculoskeletal system works hard to keep you moving all day. It’s a system with a lot of moving parts, so it’s no wonder a wide range of diseases and injuries can occur, which can slow you down.
What are the most common orthopaedic conditions?
Common diseases include:
- Childhood growth problems
Common injuries include:
- Dislocated joints
- Torn meniscus
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Rotator cuff tears
- Fragility fractures
Some conditions may be out of your control, but many can
be avoided with good nutrition and safety precautions.
Educate yourself and talk to your doctor if you have concerns about your bone, joint, or muscle health.