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10 Differences Between Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis

The causes, age range, and joint pain that sets these two conditions apart — and the medications you should be taking according to which condition you actually have.

By Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.

Learning to Live With Osteoarthritis When You’re Young

Osteoarthritis typically occurs to those over 40, so how do you manage when you’re diagnosed in your 20s?

By Ryan Rankin

Are Multiple Sclerosis and Osteoarthritis Connected?

People with MS may have more rapid degeneration of cartilage, which can lead to osteoarthritis. Here’s what you can do if you develop this condition.

By Lisa Emrich

Are You Taking the Best Arthritis Medication?

If you struggle with osteoarthritis-related pain, there are several effective medications that can help. Here's what you should know.

By HealthAfter50

Thoughtful Gifts for Those With Arthritis

When you live with arthritis, you may not enjoy the same gifts or outings as someone who doesn't. Make sure to get a thoughtful gift that says, "Hey, this might help," instead of something that will just end up collecting dust.

By Christina Lasich, MD

Hip Replacement Surgery

How much do you know about what happens during and after a hip replacement? Take this quiz to find out!

By Chris Regal