2019

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Treatments for Osteoarthritis

Eight years ago, I tore the meniscus in my left knee while squatting down to dust the furniture in my living room. Initially, I assumed the pain would subside in a few days. Unfortunately, the pain, and swelling, only got worse over time. So, I underwent surgery to remove the part of my meniscus that was torn. Unfortunately, I’ve developed osteoarthritis in this knee during the years since my surgery. I’ve tried several home treatments to relieve my symptoms. Sadly, none of them have worked. Because I miss my active lifestyle, I’m considering making an appointment with an orthopedist. On this blog, you will discover the latest trends in osteoarthritis treatment.

3 Surefire Signs You Need Joint Replacement Surgery

27 March 2019
 Categories: , Blog

From walking and running to sitting and standing, your joints experience a great deal of stress over time. This stress increases with age and excessive wear and tear from work, hobbies, and accidents, often leading to severe inflammation and deterioration of the joints and connecting ligaments, which is known as arthritis. Living with arthritis is possible, but a joint replacement can help. This guide will help you determine if and when a joint replacement surgery is the right option for you. Read More …