General OverviewOsteoarthritis is the breakdown of articular cartilage in the joints, usually followed by chronic inflammation of the lining of the joint. Healthy cartilage serves as a cushion between the bones in a joint. More
InDepthFind answers in our in-depth report on osteoarthritis:
- What is osteoarthritis?
- What are the symptoms?
- What are the risk factors?
- How is it diagnosed?
- How is it treated?
- What are the screening tests?
- How can I reduce my risk?
- What questions should I ask my healthcare provider about osteoarthritis?
Diagnostic and Surgical Procedures
Living With OsteoarthritisIn her own words: living with osteoarthritisLearn about one woman's 42 year's of experience living with osteoarthritis.
Living With Osteoarthritis (Continued)Dietary supplements for osteoarthritisCould dietary supplements such as glucosamine and chondroitin help you treat your osteoarthritis? Read here to find out.
Natural and Alternative Treatments (By Condition)
The Arthritis Foundation
The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)