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Rerouting nerves during amputation reduces phantom limb pain before it starts

Doctors at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and College of Medicine are pioneering the use of primary targeted muscle reinnervation (TMR) to prevent or reduce debilitating phantom limb and stump pain in amputees. Losing a limb due to trauma, cancer, or poor circulation can result in phantom limb and stump pain in upwards… Read More »

Better Fitness Starts Right Now

Never make the mistake of sticking with the same workouts each time you work out. This helps to avoid boredom from too much repetition and will also maintain your level of motivation. Plus, once your muscles are used to doing certain exercises, you receive less benefit from doing them. Goals are very important when you… Read More »