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Arthritis Collection - Osteoarthritis

General Overview

Osteoarthritis is the breakdown of articular cartilage in the joints, usually followed by chronic inflammation of the lining of the joint. Healthy cartilage serves as a cushion between the bones in a joint. More

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Living With Osteoarthritis
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In her own words: living with osteoarthritis

Learn about one woman's 42 year's of experience living with osteoarthritis.

 
Living With Osteoarthritis (Continued)

Dietary supplements for osteoarthritis

Could dietary supplements such as glucosamine and chondroitin help you treat your osteoarthritis? Read here to find out.

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  • The Arthritis Foundation

    http://www.arthritis.org

  • The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)

    http://www.nih.gov/niams

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