Get Involved With Us!

Apply to be a Volunteer with Miles4Hips! Click Here!

We are looking for volunteers to help with the following:

Day of Movement Meet Ups!

Want to meet or help connect hip dysplasia patients, families, friends, medical providers, and advocates in your community? Consider organizing a local meet-up on October 9, 2021! The meet-up can be as formal or as informal as you want.

Click here for more information on creating a meet up!

For more information on the Day of Movement and other ways to get involved click here.

International Hip Dysplasia Institute Website

Have you checked out the International Hip Dysplasia Institute’s website recently?  It is full of great information and articles.  Here is just a small sample of what you can find on their website!

Diagnosis for infants and children

https://hipdysplasia.org/infant-child/infant-diagnosis/

Infant and child tips for parents

https://hipdysplasia.org/infant-child/tips-for-parents/

Learn about hip preservation surgery.

https://hipdysplasia.org/adults/hip-preservation-surgery/

Learn more about joint replacement surgery for hip dysplasia, and how it can be different then hip replacement for other conditions

https://hipdysplasia.org/adults/total-hip-replacement/

Information on nonoperative and alternative treatments

https://hipdysplasia.org/adults/hip-dysplasia-and-every-day-life/

Quiz #4!

It’s time for our next quiz!  All of the answers can be found at https://miles4hips.com/  

Miles4Hips collaborates with which of the following? 

  • International Hip Dysplasia Registry
  • International Hip Dysplasia Institute
  • PAO Buddies
  • All of the Above

The “Cup shaped structure that encloses the head of the femur (thigh bone)” describes which of the following? 

  • Acetabulum
  • Arthroscopy
  • Osteoarthritis

True or False, an MRI uses strong magnetic fields to produce detailed images?

Use the google form below to submit your entry and be entered in a drawing to win a T-Shirt for the Day of Movement or a copy of the book “Onward! Navigating Hip Dysplasia, PAO Surgery and Beyond”.  Entries due by 6/29, one entry per person per quiz.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1MOqgsefYemb2sUKdng7EsjbdW4Qs5l_7OwO4-US8Rhc

Quiz #3!

It’s time for our next quiz!  All of the answers can be found on our website at https://miles4hips.com/hip-dysplasia-healthy-bodies-healthy-hips-healthy-minds

1. What condition is hip dysplasia more common with?

  • Torn Meniscus
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hypermobility/EDS

2. How many essential nutrients are there?

3. True or False, you need more protein post-operatively?

Use the google form below to submit your entry and be entered in a drawing to win a T-Shirt for the Day of Movement or a copy of the book “Onward! Navigating Hip Dysplasia, PAO Surgery and Beyond”.  Entries due by 6/29, one entry per person per quiz.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1-jSAFf7hUuNiXsUvHvz62NcOWW5NDCyogp1k7v2NJcg/

Sticker Search #2!

Join us for an “Easter Egg Hunt” to find the sticker in the picture on our website. The sticker can be found in one of the Rehabilitation section pieces.

Once you find it use the google form below to submit your entry and be entered in a drawing to win a T-Shirt for the Day of Movement or a copy of the book “Onward! Navigating Hip Dysplasia, PAO Surgery and Beyond”.  Entries due by 6/29, one entry per person per Sticker Search!

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/14YeOnERYGhBG1du7bP22piXNTL0yUgWAJj-_lzzAqHA