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joint pain

Patient Story

A new kind of beat

Joint pain and weight problems kept Kim Metzger sedentary for years. She found a new groove with cardio-drumming—and later, bariatric surgery.

Patient Story

‘Given me my life back’

Despite therapy and other treatments, Billie Ann Primmer’s hip pain became so intense she couldn’t walk. Hip replacement surgery offered hope.

Patient Story

‘They really bent over backwards to help me’

When wrist pain afflicted 97-year-old World War II veteran Norius Crisan, he found quick relief.

Gout could increase heart disease risk

This painful condition causes inflammation in the joints and in the body.

Got osteoarthritis? Get moving

Relieve stiffness and improve flexibility with walking, yoga and tai chi.

Have rheumatoid arthritis pain?

Use these foods to fight inflammation and joint stiffness.

Want healthy joints? Do these 10 things

Treat your hard-working body to some R&R with these helpful tips from a doctor who knows.

Patient Story

‘You just have to do it’

After battling chronic hip pain, Jon VanEizenga's hip replacement surgery gave him back his active life.

Is your recliner hurting you?

Choose one that supports your lower back—and don’t forget to get up and move.

7 ways to give ticks the slip

Don't become the next meal for a disease-carrying parasite.

Patient Story

Teen’s epic battle against arthritis

At age 13, Collin Scarpino looked like he was running barefoot on glass. Then came the diagnosis and a plan to get him back in the game.

Patient Story

Fibromyalgia myths and facts

An insider's take on the disease: "Don't let the pain rule your life."

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