Category Archives: DDH Awareness

Healthy Hips Week - Hip dysplasia awareness resources

 

The following  awareness resources are free for you to download to assist you with increasing awareness for hip dysplasia during Healthy Hips Week. We've included everything from our media release, key messages document, social media tools and awareness flyers, as well as a hip screening schedule for use by parents...

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Hip Dysplasia Infographic

 

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What is hip dysplasia?

The hip joint is made up of a ball and socket; the femoral head of the thigh bone (femur) is the ball and the acetabulum of the pelvis is the socket. Loose ligaments around the joint...
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Celebs face with 'hip' issues

Health promotion charity, Healthy Hips Australia have just released findings, from a survey they conducted in February this year. 644 people responded to the survey, sharing their experience with hip dysplasia and shockingly, only 52% of respondents had heard of the condition before...
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