osteoarthritis

Arthritis: a Burning Problem Amongst All Ages

Arthritis affects everyone. Even though it is mostly the elderly who are experiencing joint pain and stiffness, it presents a

What is Degenerative Arthritis? Dr. Jennifer Stevens

Degenerative arthritis is really osteoarthritis. It’s a form of joint disease where you have wear and tear that accumulates as

Coxibs and arthritis pain and inflammation

Coxibs (also known as COX-2 inhibitors) are a type of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Coxibs, like other NSAIDs, relieve pain

Osteoarthritis: what it does to your joints

Osteoarthritis affects most of the structures of a joint – not just the cartilage. A joint is where 2 or

Arthritis types

What is arthritis? Arthritis means inflammation in one or more joints. It is not a single disease – it is

Glucosamine and chondroitin in arthritis treatment

What are glucosamine and chondroitin? Glucosamine and chondroitin both occur naturally in the body and appear to be involved in

Osteoarthritis self-care

General Information See Your Pharmacist or Medical Professional Treatment Tips Treatment Options More Information General Information Osteoarthritis is the most

How do medications help osteoarthritis?

Osteoarthritis is a chronic joint disease which is very common, affecting about one in 10 people and disproportionately affecting women.

A pain in the knee

Persistent knee pain, often experienced by people with knee osteoarthritis, is a major contributor to disability and can cause loss

Arthritis and surgery: knee replacement

If you suffer from severe arthritis of the knee that remains painful despite treatment with medicines, exercise, rest and supports

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