As a high school and college cheerleader, knee drops on a hard gym floor were an unfortunate part of the routine.
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Each week, Laguna Woods resident Gael Clark looked forward to dancing to country music with friends, until pain became her regular dance partner.
Dancing was an exhilarating outlet for nonprofit professional Gael Clark. But years of chronic hip and leg pain eventually forced her off the dance floor.
When Yankee slugger Alex Rodriguez injured the connective tissue that lines the outside rim of his hip-joint socket, he opted for a minimally invasive procedure called hip arthroscopy.