Category Archives: Arthritis

Symptoms of arthritis

Inflammation and stiffness of the joints are the two most common symptoms most people with arthritis experience. Inflamed joints can feel especially stiff first thing in the morning. If the stiffness lasts longer than an hour it may be indicative of inflammatory arthritis. Morning stiffness is described as an ache combined with difficulty moving. Stiffness…
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What is arthritis?

Arthritis is a complex family of musculoskeletal disorders that can affect people of all ages, races, and genders. It can take many forms but three of the most common diseases are: Osteoarthritis (OA) – this is the most common form of arthritis. It is a progressive degenerative joint disease associated with the breakdown of joint…
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