If you’re suffering from knee osteoarthritis, a knee brace could help provide relief. Our expert explains the different kinds and who they’re best for.
There are several surgical choices for wrist arthritis, including removing rows of bones, partial fusion, total fusion and wrist joint replacement. Our expert explains each.
Corticosteroid shots can be one part of a comprehensive arthritis treatment strategy. Our expert explains what you need to know.
The cause of arthritis can stem from multiple variables. Learn how much genetic makeup can increase susceptibility of the disease.
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Having arthritis means your feet and ankles are screaming for relief by midday. While fusion is the gold standard for treatment, new options are here and look pretty promising. Learn more about cartilage implants and ankle replacements, including whether they’re right for you.
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Struggling to find relief from your knee arthritis pain? Sports medicine expert Carly Day, MD, explains why a comprehensive approach is needed to get you feeling your best again.
Find the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” Rheumatologist Chad Deal, MD, answers this one about reactive arthritis.
Find the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” An orthopaedic surgeon answers this one about rub-on pain relievers.
You may want to consider adding topical pain relievers such as creams, ointments, lotions, patches and rubs to your pain relief arsenal. These over-the-counter products can ease arthritis aches without the potential side effects of pills.