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Holiday Stress?

Holiday Stress: Suggestions for Families with Hip Dysplasia Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Season’s Greetings, and Happy New Year to all of you who visit this website, especially to those...

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More Worry for Childhood Hip Dysplasia

There’s new information that children who had a totally normal hip may deteriorate if they also had a dislocated hip on the opposite side. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25183584 A...

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Middle East Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery Conference

Thanks to your donations, the International Hip Dysplasia Institute (IHDI) presented a very successful hip dysplasia seminar in Dubai. We also thank the four members of IHDI Medical Advisory Board...

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New Guidelines for Infant Hip Dysplasia

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons releases new practice guidelines for infant hip dysplasia.   New clinical practice guidelines for infant hip dysplasia have been released by the...

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Surgery

Preparing for surgery as an adult As far as most people are concerned, there’s no such thing as “minor surgery” when it’s happening to us. Whether you’re having minor or major surgery,...

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Star of “Malcolm in the Middle” tells her hip dysplasia story

Jane Kaczmarek has had many starring roles in movies and television. Perhaps she’s best known for her role as Lois in “Malcolm in the Middle”. During filming she had increasing hip pain that...

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Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Conference – Dubai

Dear Colleagues, The Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery Conference ( http://www.posc-me.com/) for the Middle East will be held in its third year once again in Dubai from the 16th to the 18th of...

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Is There a Natural Cure for Hip Dysplasia?

There are no “natural” cures for hip dysplasia because hip dysplasia is an abnormality of the socket that causes the joint to wear out faster than normal. This can be compared to a tire on a car...

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Surgeons who do more total hip replacements have fewer complications

  Surgeons who do more total hip replacements have fewer complications It makes sense that surgeons who do more total hip procedures have fewer complications than surgeons who only do this...

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Hip Dysplasia Symposium

5th Annual Hip Dysplasia Symposium Indications, Complications and Solutions The 5th annual Hip Dysplasia Symposium will be held on August 28th & 29th  in Mexico City. We are excited to announce...

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    You can promote Hip Healthy Swaddling

    Jan 08

    There are a number of good reasons to swaddle a newborn infant. A fuss...

    The study of Babywearing in other cultures

    Dec 19

    Two scientific studies examine the affects of babywearing and how it m...

    Where are they now? Shelby

    Dec 04

    We first heard from Shelby nearly 6 years ago. Her personal battle wit...

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    Claire

    Jan 17

    On April 11, 2016, I delivered my first child, a baby girl, named Clai...

    Tori

    Jan 11

    Lauren Parr became an advocate for hip dysphasia when her daughter Tor...

    Ollie

    Jan 08

    I was diagnosed with severe DDH (high dislocation), when I turned thre...