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Knee Arthritis - An Overview


Knee arthritis is among the many conditions that can cause knee pain. There are three common types of arthritis that frequently involve the knee joint: osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and post-traumatic arthritis.

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9 Tips to Help You Overcome Your Fear of Arthritis Medications

There are people who fear arthritis medications. Some of their fears likely can be overcome. Consider our advice.

What Is Lupus Myelitis?

Actress Kristen Johnston has lupus myelitis, a rare complication of lupus. Lupus myelitis is considered a form of transverse myelitis.

Partial Knee Replacement - What You Need to Know

When considering surgical replacement of an arthritic knee, you should understand the benefits and risks of partial knee replacement versus total knee replacement.

Arthritis Can Cause Functional Limitations

Functional limitations are a common manifestation of musculoskeletal diseases, such as arthritis. The severity of functional limitation usually correlates with disease severity.

What Is "Treat to Target" in Rheumatology?

Treat to target is a well-known strategy for treating hypertension, high cholesterol, and diabetes. It's just getting established as a strategy for rheumatic diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis and lupus.

10 Diseases That Mimic Rheumatoid Arthritis

Certain medical conditions mimic rheumatoid arthritis. Which conditions must a doctor consider when diagnosing rheumatoid arthritis and how are they ultimately distinguished?

Arnica - What Arthritis Patients Should Know

Arnica is a natural treatment option for arthritis. Is it safe and effective? Learn how it should and should not be used.

Arthritis Buzz

Arthritis Buzz is a compilation of interesting articles and research abstracts related to arthritis and related diseases. Updated frequently.

Celecoxib (Generic for Celebrex) Approved by FDA

Celecoxib, the generic for Celebrex, was approved by the FDA in 2014. Celebrex was approved for osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis in 1998.

What Is Thunder God Vine?

Thunder God Vine may be equally or more effective than DMARDs. More high quality studies are needed to confirm the findings.

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