An orthopaedic surgeon answers your questions about knuckle-cracking, arthritis and enlarged, unsightly joints.
If you have ankle arthritis, it’s best to proceed with conservative management first. Find out what other treatment options are out there from an orthopaedic surgeon.
If you’re struggling with arthritis pain, you may not need more medication to ease the hurt. Instead, try eating the right foods — research shows it can help.
If you have arthritis, the benefits of exercise are abundant. The endorphins released by a good workout can reduce your pain. The weight you lose over time can ease stress on your aching back and joints. The flexibility, mobility and stability you gain can ease all of your symptoms.
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