7 Steps to Avoiding Knee Pain

Human beings are well designed for many things. We have large brains for poetry and quantum mechanics; we are good long distance runners, and of course have these awesome opposable thumbs. Unfortunately, some parts are not designed very well for our ...

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What's the Most Effective Non-Surgical Treatment for Knee Pain?

In a new meta-analysis looking at non-surgical treatments for OA of the knee, the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) naproxen ranked most effective for reducing pain and improving function.

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Exercise vs. Surgery for Knee Pain: What Works

If you are considering arthroscopic surgery to fix knee pain from degenerative meniscus tears, you might want to hold off. Here’s why.

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Will Knee Replacement Ease Your Pain?

Knee replacement surgery can improve your quality of life and relieve pain—but it’s important to have realistic expectations.

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What to Know About Joint Replacement

You’ve tried everything else to relieve your joint pain. When is it time to consider surgery?

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Don't Ignore Buckling Knees

Knee buckling increases your risk of falling, and it’s particularly common in people who have arthritis or knee pain.

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