Good News for us Hippies!

Most hip and knee replacements ‘last longer than thought’

Eight out of 10 knee replacements and six out of 10 hip replacements last as long as 25 years, says a large study from the University of Bristol.

Philippa Roxby, Health reporter, BBC News

I have had two hip replacements, so this is good news for me. I was told 20 years, 25 years is a bonus. And, on Sunday, its the birthday of “leftie” my shiny metal left hip.

Click here to read the article from the BBC News Website.


One Comment Add yours

  1. bionicOldGuy says:

    Good new indeed. I had both mine replaced in 2012. Nice to know I might make it till 2037


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