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osteoarthritis

New hope for arthritic knees?

An experimental drug is showing much promise in slowing the effects of osteoarthritis.

Are your knees talking to you?

New technology that listens to creaking joints could soon help doctors diagnose osteoarthritis.

Patient Story

Joined at the hip—and knees

For one Michigan clan, joint replacement has been a family affair overseen by longtime doctors and the family's nurse.

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.

Get a grip on hand pain

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

Ditch the golf cart. Your aging knees won’t mind

Bottom line: Walking the course is significantly better for your health.

Got osteoarthritis? Get moving

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

Joints achy? Don’t blame Mother Nature

Study disputes weather's role in knee and back pain.

New treatment shows promise for knee arthritis

Study: A single shot of the patient's own stem cells improved pain and mobility.

Patient Story

‘I had to relearn every aspect of my life’

After having both knees replaced, Lori Devries can now climb the bleachers to watch her daughter play basketball.

Have arthritis? Supplements can do you good

'There’s some wisdom in these things that have been used for thousands and thousands of years,' a doctor shares. "We wouldn’t keep using them if they didn’t work.”

Knee pain, go away

Arthritis patients may get short-term results with steroids, but long-term success with a different kind of shot.

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