Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis that can affect your knees, hands, lower back, hips, and more. Find out about prevention, symptoms, and treatment for this incurable condition.
Exercises for hand arthritis can help improve your range of motion and strengthen your muscles. Here are 8 to try.
Before you rush out to get that corticosteroid injection for your throbbing knee, consider this—a new study says it may do more harm than good.
For people with arthritis pain, medical marijuana can bring relief without the side effects caused by traditional treatments. But it’s still not legal everywhere—yet.
Strength training, cardio, and other movements can improve your knee pain with osteoarthritis. Here’s how to do it safely.
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In short, it’s joint damage. But there’s so much more to this most common form of arthritis.
Tips for managing osteo pain and symptoms at work and at play.
Q: I have been diagnosed with degenerative joint disease. I understand this is the same as osteoarthritis. It is primarily in my hips and knees. I am considering going into an upper flat. Is stair climbing beneficial or detrimental to the OA? A: Oste...
Can I take pain medications if I am also taking Coumadinïƒ’? The following story is fictional but is comprised from encounters with a few different patients I have seen over the years. I have changed details and combined the stories in order to compl...
Editor’s Note: This article was originally written by Andrew Piasecki, M.D. There are both surgical and non-surgical alternatives to ankle replacement surgery. First line treatments for arthritis of the ankle are non-surgical methods. Several of the ...
If you have osteoarthritis in your knees, the new PennSaid2 may be the answer for you. Here’s what it is and how you might benefit from it.