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joints

Difficulties in daily living activities?

It may be rheumatoid arthritis. The symptoms of this condition often precede an actual diagnosis by several years.

The 10-minute battle

For those suffering arthritis, short walks each day can deliver pain relief and pave the way to independence.

Get a grip on hand pain

Left untreated, rheumatoid arthritis and other conditions can worsen and lead to bigger problems down the road.

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.

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