Category Archives: Causes of Osteoarthritis

Causes of Knee Osteoarthritis : is running one of them?

There have been lots of reports over the past few weeks about this study on whether running is one of the causes of knee osteoarthritis.

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Growing Pains : do they really lead to osteoarthritis?

There have been many press reports in the last few weeks about how “growing pains” in teenagers are an early indicator that the person may develop osteoarthritis later in life. I have NEVER heard such rubbish in all my life! … Continue reading

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Cause of OA in Men : soft drinks now associated with knee OA

New research published in the British Medical Journal suggests a new cause of OA. They claim soft drink intake increases the progression of OA in men. I have always thought these drinks are full of sugar additives and are of … Continue reading

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