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TUESDAY Q & A: Several choices available to treat degenerative hip disease in a younger patient

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I am 36 years old and have had constant pain in my right hip for two years. Last year I was diagnosed with moderate degenerative hip disease. Medication managed my pain initially but is no longer effective. My doctor says the next step is a steroid shot or [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Osteoarthritis and You: Mayo Clinic Experts Offer Tips for Prevention, Coping

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Oct. 8, 2013  — Most everyone is bound to get osteoarthritis — if they live long enough. That old saying among arthritis experts is backed up by the numbers. The painful and often debilitating joint condition is the most common form of arthritis. It affects at least 27 million Americans, [...]

Created by Sharon Theimer

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Trans fat is double trouble for your heart  Symptoms of osteoarthritis Epilepsy surgery Stem cells: What they are and what they do Radiation sickness

Created by Dana Sparks

Osteoarthritis and You: Mayo Clinic Experts Offer Tips for Prevention, Coping

Most everyone is bound to get osteoarthritis — if they live long enough. That old saying among arthritis experts is backed up by the numbers. The painful and often debilitating joint condition is the most common form of arthritis. It affects at least 27 million Americans, and one form [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Chronic stress puts your health at risk Knee braces for osteoarthritis  Crohn's disease: Managing symptoms Boils and carbuncles Sleep deprivation is more than a nuisance

Created by Dana Sparks

ACL Injuries and Osteoarthritis: Mayo Clinic Joins Arthritis Foundation Study

Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis and a top cause of disability. Also, many people who injure their anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), are at higher risk of developing arthritis.  In an attempt to learn more about osteoarthritis prevention and treatment, Mayo Clinic is joining an Arthritis Foundation-funded study to analyze damaged cartilage [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

   Back pain during pregnancy: 7 tips for relief  Muscle pain Vitamin D deficiency: Can it cause high blood pressure? Osteoarthritis Testosterone therapy in women: Does it boost sex drive?

Created by Dana Sparks