Can a screw come loose in a hip replacement?

Answer On One Hand: Replacement Materials Are DurableHip replacement hardware is designed to be extremely durable. Hip replacement hardware--artificial balls, sockets and screws--when successfully implant... Read More »

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I had a total knee replacement in October. I am afraid it may have come loose.?

I'm sorry to tell you that these can be bad signs for the integrity of your *revision*. Please click this link and check out among other things what it says under "Why do implants fail? Instability... Read More »

How to Fix a Loose Wood Screw?

You can repair loose screws in wooden objects (doors, drawers, toys, etc.) quickly and easily. You simply need to make the hole smaller so the screw can grip the wood. It's very easy to repair a ho... Read More »

How to Repair a Loose Wood Screw Hole for a Hinge?

Do you have a woodscrew hole for a hinge that is loose? Here are a few quick suggestions on how to go about doing this type of repair yourself.

The screw on my eyeglasses came out...(ultra tiny screw) anyone know of a tool small enough to screw it in?

Everyone is right...they sell little eyeglass repair kits at most drug stores. I've even seen them at the check-out at some grocery stores. Don't lose that screw though. The screws in those kits... Read More »