What happens when my child needs a joint injection?

Hi, my name is Drew, I’m the children’s rheumatology nurse here at the hospital for children in Glasgow. We’re going to be showing you steroid joint injections on children with Juvenile Arthritis. We’ve got two young people, one called Stephanie who is 15, whose had steroid joint injections under Entonox before, and the other young […]

Cook Children’s and MELT Ice Creams #erasekidcancer

Hello, I’m Jessica! And I’m Emma! And we’re here at the JOY Factory, Melt’s ice cream magic place. We’re gonna be making some ice cream today with my friend Emma. Yes and first that we’re going to make a brownie mixture. Yes! Brownies that we’re going to put into mint chocolate chip ice cream. Mmm! […]

Joint Restoration Institute

[Narrator] If you or your loved one is suffering from arthritis, knee or hip pain, the Joint Restoration Institute at Medical City Dallas can help. – The Joint Restoration Institute at Medical City Dallas Hospital is a comprehensive program of physicians, nurses, physical therapists, volunteer and social workers, all dedicated to get you, the patient, […]

Cartilage replacement in damaged knee joints

The University Medical Center Manheim leads the field in cartilage replacement treatment for damaged knee joints. It is in no way a cure or remedy for everyone who suffers from knee pain, but it offers a marked improvement above all for young people if premature total knee replacement can be avoided. Cartilage replacement treatment is […]

Roads melt in India heatwave

A heatwave in India has meant even the roads have melted…. Temperatures have soared to 47 degrees Celsius in some parts – and the heat has now claimed 1,700 lives in just one week. This year has seen the highest numbers of deaths caused by the heat since 1995. The searing weather has left tens […]

A possible new treatment for alcohol use disorder

Simple moments like these are something Dr. Frank Plummer says he’ll never take for granted. For over the past decade he has fought alcohol use disorder. Similar to some Canadians, he was high-functioning. It started when he was pioneering research in Kenya around the height of the HIV/AIDS crisis. So I was constantly writing then […]

ELECTRIC “HELMET” MAY KEEP BRAIN TUMORS IN CHECK

>>Narrator: JUST TO LOOK AT ELAINE KIOURTSIS YOU’D NEVER KNOW SHE IS UNDERGOING ALMOST CONSTANT TREATMENT FOR A SERIOUS BRAIN TUMOR. BUT TUCKED IN THIS BACKPACK AND NEATLY UNDER HER HAT IS A SECRET WEAPON THAT’S GIVEN ELAINE HER LIFE BACK.>>Elaine Kiourtsis: “Oh, it allows me to do everything. We go to church all the […]