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Osteoarthritis and Obesity : what’s the link?

For a while now the medical profession has been suggesting that it is not simply the increased mechanical stress on joints that links osteoarthritis and obesity. Some studies predicted there was a link between the lipids (fat) in the blood that causes … Continue reading

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Osteoarthritis of the Hands and Fingers – a major new study

A major new study has been put together to investigate osteoarthritis of the hands and fingers. About time- have you noticed how many studies are done into knees and hips and yet osteoarthritis in the hands, especially at the base … Continue reading

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Osteoarthritis Surgery Options

Andrea Kon is a freelance writer and author. The Daily Telegraph has written about her osteoarthritis at the base of her thumb. There are various osteoarthritis surgery options for this condition when it get’s severe but this is a fine example of … Continue reading

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