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Learn how to ease your aching joints, prevent further damage and manage the pain.

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6 Signs It’s Time to Call Your Doctor for an Osteoarthritis Evaluation
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

6 Signs It’s Time to Call Your Doctor for an Osteoarthritis Evaluation

Delayed osteoarthritis treatment can lead to permanent joint damage and other serious health problems.

Weaken the Hold of Osteoarthritis Pain and Strengthen Your Quality of Life
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritisMedications

Weaken the Hold of Osteoarthritis Pain and Strengthen Your Quality of Life

Osteoarthritis may not be curable, but your doctor can help you find relief from its grip.

You Knead to Relax
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritisOsteoporosis

You Knead to Relax

How bones and joints benefit from massage.

How to Treat Your Joints Well and Lower Your Risk of Osteoarthritis
DiabetesBone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

How to Treat Your Joints Well and Lower Your Risk of Osteoarthritis

Some osteoarthritis risk factors may be out of your control, but good health practices can work in your favor.

Tendinitis, Tendinosis: Both a Pain, But Different
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Tendinitis, Tendinosis: Both a Pain, But Different

Knowing the difference is essential to getting the proper treatment.

Are Osteoarthritis Supplements Safe and Effective? That Depends…
Need a New Knee? 5 Questions to Ask Now
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Need a New Knee? 5 Questions to Ask Now

Why you don’t need to suffer with knee pain anymore.

Sciatica Can Be a Pain in the Rear
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Sciatica Can Be a Pain in the Rear

How to manage shooting pain, tingling and weakness.

Is Your Joint Pain Worth a Shot?
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Is Your Joint Pain Worth a Shot?

How injections help the battle against osteoarthritis pain.

Why Your Smartphone Can Be a Real Pain
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Why Your Smartphone Can Be a Real Pain

How you use your smartphone can be asking for trouble.

What Do You Know About Osteoarthritis?
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

What Do You Know About Osteoarthritis?

Test your smarts about this common cause of pain.

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Test Your Smarts
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Test Your Smarts

Take this brief quiz to see how much you really know.

Why Am I Losing Height? The “Short” Answer.
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Why Am I Losing Height? The “Short” Answer.

Top shelf getting tougher to reach? Find out why we lose height.

Weather and Joint Pain
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Weather and Joint Pain

Can you feel bad weather coming in your bones? Learn how this phenomenon works.

Top 10 Foods Essential to Fighting Arthritis
Diet & NutritionBone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Top 10 Foods Essential to Fighting Arthritis

The right diet can ease or prevent the symptoms of arthritis

Tips for Athletes to Prevent Arthritis
Fitness & ExerciseBone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Tips for Athletes to Prevent Arthritis

Avoiding injury and overuse are keys for preventing arthritis.

Tennis Elbow – and Other Tendon Troubles
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Tennis Elbow – and Other Tendon Troubles

Overdoing it a bit? There’s a clue to your tendinitis.

Snap, Crackle, Pop: Knuckle-Cracking and Arthritis
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Snap, Crackle, Pop: Knuckle-Cracking and Arthritis

Is knuckle-cracking more than a just an irritating habit?

Sidestepping the Hazards of High Heels
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Sidestepping the Hazards of High Heels

They’re fun, but they can be dangerous. Help your feet fight back!

Oh My Aching Hands!
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Oh My Aching Hands!

You don’t have to suffer with arthritis pain

More Than Time and Aging Affect the Progression of Osteoarthritis
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

More Than Time and Aging Affect the Progression of Osteoarthritis

Trauma, lifestyle and other factors also contribute to joint disease.

Making Sense of Joint Pain: Arthritis, Tendinitis, Bursitis
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Making Sense of Joint Pain: Arthritis, Tendinitis, Bursitis

Better understanding of joint pain leads to better management.

High Heel Horrors? Listen to Your Feet
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

High Heel Horrors? Listen to Your Feet

Is being fashion-forward worth the danger?

Exercise to Reduce Your Risk of Arthritis Pain
Fitness & ExerciseBone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Exercise to Reduce Your Risk of Arthritis Pain

Stretching, strengthening and cardio are all good for your joints.

East Meets West: Alternative Therapies Offer Arthritis Relief
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

East Meets West: Alternative Therapies Offer Arthritis Relief

Check with your doctor to see which alternative therapies may work best for you.

Don’t Let Your Purse Weigh You Down
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Don’t Let Your Purse Weigh You Down

How — and why — to tame your monstrous handbag.

Best Self-Help Tools to Ease Living with Arthritis
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

Best Self-Help Tools to Ease Living with Arthritis

Look for the “Ease of Use” logo on products that can help you.

Are You Shouldering the Pain of Your Heavy Purse?
6 Ways to Rise Above the Emotional Impact of Osteoarthritis
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

6 Ways to Rise Above the Emotional Impact of Osteoarthritis

When you lose flexibility in your joints, it’s time to develop a resilient attitude to help you navigate the challenges of degenerative joint disease.

10 Stress Relievers to Reduce Arthritis Pain
Bone & Joint HealthOsteoarthritis

10 Stress Relievers to Reduce Arthritis Pain

Tap into your mind-body connection to lessen joint discomfort.

How Your Body’s Position Can Prevent Injuries: A Quiz
Foods and Inflammation
Diet & NutritionOsteoarthritis

Foods and Inflammation

If you are what you eat, think twice about consuming foods that cause inflammation — and possibly arthritis.

Small Steps

Be kind to your joints.

To help prevent pain and swelling, warm up before exercise, don’t overdo, and cushion joints with padding when they come in contact with hard surfaces.

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