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joints

Genes, not diet, may be key to gout flare-ups

Study: Our hyperuricemia future may be written in the stars.

What to know about vitamin D and bone health

Study: The sunshine vitamin might not prevent fractures or improve bone density in older adults, but the supplement does have its benefits.

After knee replacement, play on

Leaving persistent pain behind, athletes get back to enjoying life again post-surgery.

Stand against gluteal amnesia

Long bouts of sitting will nearly wipe out your gluteal memory. Stand up and make those muscles remember their role.

Not your grandad’s arthritis

New research suggests chronic joint pain afflicts more young people than once suspected.

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

‘Scars are nothing’

A veteran of multiple joint-replacement surgeries, Chelsee Stark volunteers her insight and skills to help others.

Can dropping weight save your knees?

Loss was tied to less joint degeneration in study, but skeptics remain.

Snap, crackle and pop?

Joint noises may be irritating, but they're typically normal, docs say.

Reduce inflammation by running

Contrary to what most folks believe, study suggests a good jog could be a type of medicine for the joints.

Plan to rake? Don’t fall into trouble

With these helpful tips, you can avoid the major aches and pains suffered by scores of yard warriors every autumn.

Got gout? Explore the DASH diet

This heart-healthy eating plan seems to also relieve inflammatory joint problems.