What is arthritis?
Arthritis can be defined as inflammation of at least one of your joints. Arthritis typically worsens with age and is associated with symptoms including joint stiffness and pain.
What are the most common types of arthritis?
Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis that can occur when the cartilage at the end of your bones wears down.
Rheumatoid arthritis can damage many of your body systems and is a chronic inflammatory disorder.
What are the symptoms of arthritis?
Primary symptoms of arthritis include…
- Decreased range of motion
What are the risk factors for developing arthritis?
#1. Genetic predisposition and family history can increase your risk of developing arthritis.
#2. Older age can put you at risk for developing arthritis.
#3. Being a women makes you more likely to develop arthritis.
#4. Obesity can place extra stress on joints and increase your risk of developing arthritis.
Can arthritis be treated?
Treatments are available that can help relieve your symptoms of arthritis. In some cases, surgery may be recommended. Treatments for arthritis can include…
- Anti-inflammatory drugs
- Hormone therapy
- Joint support
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