Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is a common type of arthritis, and it can affect your daily life. Read up on remedies and stay informed.

How Osteoarthritis Affects Your Most Vulnerable Joints

Osteoarthritis, the most common type of arthritis, can affect any of your joints, but it most often occurs in the hands, knees, hips, or spine. Here's a look at how it affects each of these body parts.

These 8 Foods May Be the Most Likely to Trigger Arthritis Flares

Certain foods may aggravate arthritis. It can vary from person to person, but here are foods to consider avoiding if...


The Difference Between Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteoarthritis

Both rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis cause joint pain and stiffness, but their causes, treatments, and age of diagnosis are different.


Osteoarthritis: A Primer

Probably the most common age-related disease, osteoarthritis affects the joints of 16 million Americans, most over age 50. But pain...


These 7 Surprising Lifestyle Hacks Can Help Beat Back the Pain of Arthritis

Don't let arthritis pain keep you from enjoying the life you're accustomed to. Here are a few science-backed remedies and...

Can X-Rays Help Diagnose Osteoarthritis?

Can imaging techniques help doctors diagnose osteoarthritis? Here’s some information about how doctors diagnose arthritis.


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Lose Weight, Beat Pain?

For many people with osteoarthritis — the most common form of arthritis — carrying excess pounds puts added stress on

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6 Supplements for Arthritis Sufferers

The basic goal of good nutrition is to get enough of everything — which is easy if you eat a