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November 19, 2013 in Features, Health

Marilyn Bafus, 64, is on horseback again after being grounded by hip pain. Bafus, who lives near Colfax, underwent “anterior” hip replacement surgery on both hips, meaning her surgeon made an incision at the front of her leg rather than the rear or side, to access the joint. The approach allows doctors to avoid cutting through major muscles.