Articles for Tag: "osteoarthritis"

Consider these weight loss tips to help prevent osteoarthritis  Featured
Consider these weight loss tips to help prevent osteoarthritis
Healthy body weight helps prevent arthritis. A total joint specialist offers ideas on shedding the extra pounds.
No pain, no gain? Think again 
No pain, no gain? Think again
Intense, high-impact workouts aren’t for everyone. Consider a gentler approach to getting in shape.
Doc: The key to healthy living as you age 
Doc: The key to healthy living as you age
An orthopedic surgeon shares how seniors can get active to enjoy longer years of independent living.
Is cracking your knuckles bad for you?  Featured
Is cracking your knuckles bad for you?
Find out what really happens to your joints when you hear that popping sound.
Arthritis isn’t just your grandma’s problem anymore  Featured
Arthritis isn’t just your grandma’s problem anymore
Two-thirds of those affected are younger than 65 years old. An orthopedic surgeon offers advice for people with joint pain.
New treatment could provide relief for people with knee pain 
New treatment could provide relief for people with knee pain
With more than 25 million people suffering from osteoarthritis, a new trial finds stem cells may be the answer.
Knee replacement might raise risk of hip and spine fractures 
Knee replacement might raise risk of hip and spine fractures
Almost 720,000 total knee replacements are carried out in the U.S. each year, but there may be a downside.