Tag: arthritis

Knee and Hip Arthritis: Self-Assessment and Management

Could the pain you are feeling be arthritis? Francisco J. Garcia, physician assistant at the arthritis clinic at Baptist Health...

January 13, 2022

For People with Arthritis, Exercising Regularly and...

If you have some degree of arthritis — as do an estimated one quarter of the adult U.S. population —...

December 14, 2021

Arthritis Symptoms and Solutions

About 23 percent of adults in the United States have arthritis. The associated joint pain and stiffness can make everyday...

May 26, 2021

Arthritis Awareness: You’re ‘Never Too Young or...

To say that arthritis is a widespread health condition in the U.S. may be an understatement. It is a leading...

May 6, 2021

Arthritis Flare-Ups: Prevention is Key Via Staying...

For many people with arthritis, a flare-up occurs when symptoms — sometimes suddenly — get more intense. The flare-up might...

May 1, 2021

Arthritis Afflicts Younger Americans

Arthritis used to be thought of as an inevitable part of getting older. As joints and the protective structures around...

April 4, 2021

Here’s How Arthritis is Diagnosed and Treated...

Arthritis affects roughly 55 million U.S. adults — about 1 in 4 — and it’s one of the most common...

April 2, 2021

Expanding Use of Plasma Injections in Orthopedic...

In recent years, both famous athletes and not-so-famous weekend warriors have received platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections to heal common orthopedic...

May 8, 2017

Roundup: Poor U.S. Diets Linked to Half...

Americans are not eating enough healthy foods, such as nuts and seeds, fruits and vegetables, and seafood rich with omega-3...

March 10, 2017

Exercise and Seniors: Common Myths

Aerobic and muscle-strengthening exercises, or some kind of regular physical activity, can improve the quality of life for adults at...

July 19, 2016

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