What you KNEED to know about Knee Osteoarthritis!

What You KNEED to Know About Knee Osteoarthritis . Did you know that it is estimated that 250 million people worldwide currently have osteoarthritis?. Osteoarthritis or OA is a very common condition that affects the joints and often occurs in the knee. In fact, 85 of those aged 55 and up have knee pain, and half of these cases have enough joint degeneration to be seen on X-rays (2).  The severity of arthritis shown on an X-ray does not dictate the severity of the...
Posted on 2022-12-16

Are Osteoarthrisis and Osteoporosis the same thing?

Are Osteoporosis and Osteoarthritis the same thing? . This is a question we get all the time in clinic, and though they sound similar, they are different!  If you have one of these disease it is important to know which one because the treatment and lifestyle modifications are different depending on whether you have Osteoporosis or Osteoarthritis.  Osteoarthritis is a form of arthritis.. It is a degenerative disease that results in damage to the tissues of the joint and of...
Posted on 2022-12-05

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