Home > Medical > Leg Health > News News All sections in Leg » About Legs » Beautiful Legs » Leg Problems » Leg News » Physio & Osteopathy » Procedures » Sports Injuries » Physiology of Legs FDA clears device for treatment of varicose veins The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a device to permanently treat symptomatic varicose veins of the legs. New drug very effective for restless legs syndrome For relieving symptoms of restless legs syndrome and slowing its progression, the drug pregabalin outperformed the current standard medication. Natural nerves improve prosthetic leg performance Redirecting nerves from the thigh muscle to control an experimental robotic leg makes it easier to use and more like a natural leg. Ask Healthy Bones Expert » Test Calcium Calculator » Assess Your risk for foot problems » 6 ways sexy shoes damage your feet The beauty of bones First double-leg transplant patient has limbs amputated The world's first double-leg transplant patient has had both limbs amputated after he was forced to stop taking anti-rejection drugs, a Spanish hospital said on Tuesday. Penicillin prevents return of leg infection A long course of low-dose penicillin prevents a painful leg infection called cellulitis from returning, a British research team reports. Joint replacement reinvigorates sex life Study shows unsung benefit of the surgery may be the ability to enjoy all aspects of life more. Boston bomb amputees offered free prosthetics A trade group representing makers of artificial limbs has promised to provide prosthetics free of cost to the estimated 20 to 25 victims of the Boston Marathon bombings who underwent amputations. Non-amputees experience 'Phantom' limb The brain can accept an invisible hand as part of the body, study shows. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors How will we feed 9 billion people?