Does Weather Affect Arthritis Pain?

Does Weather Affect Arthritis Pain?

Medical myths die hard. Maybe that’s because there’s no agreement on whether a common belief is indeed a myth. For…

Mayo Clinic Q&A: Evaluation Can Guide Treatment for Knee Pain

Mayo Clinic Q&A: Evaluation Can Guide Treatment for Knee Pain

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: One year ago, I fell and broke my arm. While my arm has healed, my knees also…

Three questions your doctor will ask about your aching joints

Three questions your doctor will ask about your aching joints

Over the years, a lot of people have come to see me about an aching knee, back, shoulder or other…

Busting the Myth About Knuckle Cracking

Busting the Myth About Knuckle Cracking

The Medicine Cabinet: Ask the Harvard Experts Q: People keep telling me to stop cracking my knuckles. Does it cause…

The mysterious rise in knee osteoarthritis

The mysterious rise in knee osteoarthritis

While there are more than 100 types of arthritis, osteoarthritis is by far the most common. Osteoarthritis is the form…

Ask the Harvard Experts: Seeking relief for morning foot pain

Ask the Harvard Experts: Seeking relief for morning foot pain

The Medicine Cabinet By Howard LeWine, M.D. Q: Every morning when I get up my right foot hurts so much…

Rebuilding Man

Rebuilding Man

Ankle replacements give patients more viability By Brett Dworski It’s been over 40 years since Dan Chesman, a former ROTC Naval…

Old Arthur Itis

Are the effects of arthritis just something we have to deal with as we age? By Karen Schwartz Ah, getting…

Rheumatoid Arthritis: Questions to Ask Your Doctor

Reducing the inflammation and painful, swollen, tender joints in rheumatoid arthritis not only gives much greater comfort but also reduces…

Great Pains

Great Pains

The key to living with arthritis is good pain management by Patrick Kenney Each year, 27 million Americans suffer from…