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Bones and Joints

Wally and skeleton

Whether you're an athlete or just a fan, we'll show you how to keep your bones strong and prevent injury. Learn the latest techniques for repairing ACL injuries, getting relief from carpal tunnel syndrome, best approaches to back pain, bone healthy recipes and more! Plus, take our bone health quiz.

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Bone & Joint BasicsDr. Arun Ramappa evaluates patients knee injury

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» Bone Healthy Recipes



Contact Information

Carl J. Shapiro Department of Orthopaedics
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
330 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

Bone Up On Bone Health Quiz

How much do you know about your bones? Take this quiz (8 questions), courtesy of the Carl J. Shapiro Department of Orthopaedics at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.
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