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These Hacks Promise a Better Day With Arthritis

People with arthritis share tips for battling morning stiffness and pain.

By Charlotte Hilton Andersen
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5 Best Exercises for Joint Pain

Joint pain can get in the way of people with rheumatologic conditions being able to move around and live normally. The simple exercises described by physical therapists here can be the key to getting relief – and back in the game.

By K. Aleisha Fetters
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What Every Arthritis Patient Needs to Know About Cannabis

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.

By Meirav Devash
Ryan Rankin

Osteoarthritis in Your 20s? How to Cope

Osteoarthritis typically occurs in people over 40, so how do you balance life with this condition if you’re diagnosed in your 20s?

By Ryan Rankin
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8 Exercises for Hand Arthritis

Exercises for hand arthritis can help improve your range of motion and strengthen your muscles. Here are 8 to try.

By HealthAfter50
How Effective Is Total Joint Replacement?

How Effective Is Total Joint Replacement?

Most people who undergo a total hip or knee replacement are satisfied with the results—but some are disappointed.

By Jane Langille
How to Drive Comfortably—and Safely—With Arthritis

Drive Comfortably—and Safely—With Arthritis

The pain, fatigue, and reduced range of motion from arthritis can make driving a challenge, but these modifications can help.

By HealthAfter50
Exercise is Essential for Severe Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Exercise Is Essential for Severe Knee Osteoarthritis

Regular exercise can reduce knee pain, stiffness, and pain-related disability from knee osteoarthritis, even if joint degeneration is severe.

By Jane Langille
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6 Water Exercises to Try

Water buoys joints and muscles, so there’s less stress on the body as well as a reduced risk of falling.

By HealthAfter50
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3 Steps to Arthritis Prevention

Fortunately, taking a few precautions can reduce your risk of developing osteoarthritis in the first place or prevent osteoarthritis from getting worse if you already have it.

By HealthAfter50