Hip Replacement News
Screening and Treating Young Children for Hip Abnormalities
When a doctor told "GMA" co-anchor Lara Spencer that she needed a hip replacement , Spencer -– an active woman in her 40s -– was shocked. "It was so upsetting. I was like 'what she said, recalling her reaction to the news last year. Spencer was diagnosed with hip dysplasia, also known as
Screening Kids for Hip Abnormalities
Every child born today is screened for developmental dysplasia of the hip, or DDH.
Doctors Encourage Patients to Move for Speedier Recovery
When Marni Halasa, a professional ice skater and coach in New York, underwent hip replacement surgery at age 49, she was surprised that just three hours after her surgery, her doctors had her up and moving. Within 24 hours of her surgery, Halasa said, she was back home at her apartment. “I was
How Moving Can Help You Recover From Surgery
ABC News Chief Women's Health Correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton weighs in on how moving your body can speed post-op recovery.
Football Coach Feels the Groove, Plus How to Get What You Want
Coach Jermaine Cooper discusses his pre-game ritual on "GMA," and learn ways to persuade people to say yes to you.
'GMA' Hot List: Lara Spencer's Back, Plus Inside Clint Eastwood's Bucket List
Spencer returns to "GMA" after hip replacement surgery, and find out why Eastwood's the "coolest guy" -- all in today's 60-second hot list.
Lara Spencer Returns to 'GMA' After Her Hip Replacement
The "GMA" team welcomes Spencer back to the show after she underwent hip replacement surgery in August.
Lara Spencer Says She's 'Feeling Great' After Undergoing Hip Replacement Surgery
" Good Morning America " co-anchor Lara Spencer says she's "feeling great" after undergoing hip replacement surgery last month. "I’m feeling great," she told "GMA" today by phone. Spencer, 47, had her right hip replaced in mid-August. "I’m up to almost a mile a day walking and at physical therapy I
Lara Spencer Says She's 'Feeling Great' After Hip Replacement
The "GMA" co-anchor gives the team an update on her recovery after she had her right hip replaced in August.
TNT broadcaster Craig Sager undergoes rare third bone marrow transplant
HOUSTON -- The chemotherapy has diminished Craig Sager's once-lustrous chestnut hair to a few unruly strands, and on this day of hope, a simple green T-shirt and blue shorts adorn the man known by millions for his ostentatious wardrobe and easy rapport with the NBA's elite. He methodically extended