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Tag: joint pain

Using a cane

Using a cane is one approach to relieving joint paint from osteoarthritis. If your osteoarthritis is starting to cause more pain…



Gout is a form of arthritis resulting from a buildup of uric acid in the body. It causes attacks of painful joint…


Testing for osteoarthritis

Testing for osteoarthritis begins in your physician’s office.

Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis. It is also known as degenerative…


Aging athletes

Aging athletes can find paradise in Florida — our temperate climate allows us to enjoy outdoor activities year-round.  Sporting activities are…


Aching joints CAN predict weather

Aching joints can really put a dent in your activities, especially in cold weather. We don’t often use “cold” and “Florida”…


Reducing joint pain

Reducing joint pain can begin with a measure as simple as choosing the right foods. What you eat plays a major…


Questions to ask when your joints heat up

Most forms of joint pain involve some kind of inflammation — either local or systemic. When injured, a chain of events…


Why do my joints pop?

Snap! Crackle! Pop! As we age, our joints can resemble the claim made by an old Rice Krispies commercial — we…