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Non Prescription help for possible OA
I visted WebMD today to see what may be leading to the pain I have been having for some time now. I won't go...More
Posted by malena6913
Pain after basal joint arthroplasty
4 days post surgery, right dominate hand. No meds after 3 days. Encouraged. I wiggle my fingers often and do...More
Posted by healthy_1
Includes Expert Content
Hey folks! I am looking for a OA tool- does it exi...
I am soon to be 45- was diagnosed with osteo of the spine at age 40- I only look good from the outside- lol....More
Posted by An_256491
Knee doc too conservative?
I am 43, a fitness instructor and personal trainer,. A year ago, I started having knee problems:(. Late last...More
Posted by mrsmombie
Mild Tricompartmental Degenerative Change
Hi... I've been experiencing knee pain with most of my activities. Even while in bed it will come. I have...More
Posted by An_256461
CARPOMETACARPAL JOINT OF THE THUMB ARTHROPLASTY
I had the surgery on my dominant hand first because I just need to be able to use it. Pre surgery I was...More
Posted by koolkellygirl
Operations in old age
I have reached the stage now when the only opTion I have left is hip and knee replacement and frankly I am...More
Posted by candida14
surgery on thumb joint replacement
I had surgery on Oct. 24, 2013. Five months later, I am worse than before the surgery. At least before,...More
Posted by fitzpatrick1
Knee OA and hamstring stiffness
I have been recently diagnosed with early stage OA in my right knee. I am 34 years old and extremely active....More
Posted by Anon_22455
Coconut oil and cartilage
Is it true that coconut oil helps rebuild cartilage?
Posted by An_256229
TKR / low iron
Hello, I am new to the site. I am having Total Knee Replacement on 4/30 and am scared to death. Never had...More
Posted by An_256176
PAIN AND A CRACKING SOUND IN KNEE 13 MONTHS AFTER ...
I had a TKR 13 months ago and was doing well until about a month ago. I am starting to feel pain in the knee...More
Posted by kathcasc
anterior osteoarthritis in upper thorax region
I have anterior osteoarthritis in upper thorax region. Can someone tell me what I might expect. It is...More
Posted by sagebrushdaisy
New to Post
Just dropping in to say hello to all fellow osteo's. I am Denise and i live in Ontario, Canada. I am not...More
Posted by osteolady
Can you recognize the warning signs of joint deter...
It's predicted that half of all Americans will develop joint problems after the age of 50,...More
pain.
osteoarthritis.. had Reclast IV one month later couldn't use right shoulder. Five months later pain is bad...More
Posted by An_255845
Supartz injections
I had my first injection 5 days ago and the pain is worse than before the shot. I expected it to fade after a...More
Posted by lynnlea43
Non-Drug Joint Relief
With no known osteoarthritis cure and very few therapeutic treatments, it makes sense to...More
Supartz injections for knee pain
I have mild chondromalacia but a lot of pain. I have had 2 supartz injections with 3 more to go. For...More
Posted by christykneepain
Bilateral TKR 5 montths postop
I am 43 yr old female and I am 5 months postop from bilateral TKR. Just wondering if anyone who had this done...More
Posted by alwysbisy
chest popping
know this is a old discussion... but i came across it and i have been having the same problem with the...More
Posted by taytertot1124
OA and age
What really annoys me about having OA is being told that it's something I have to put up with at 'my age'....More
Posted by strictlygran
BACK FUSION
Had almost Full back fusion in 2011. 4" rod, 32 screws. Still in pain in lower back both sides of spine &...More
Posted by lynlu

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BACK FUSION
Had almost Full back fusion in 2011. 4" rod, 32 screws. Still in pain in lower back both sides of spine &...More
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Leg discrepancy after hip surgery
Hello, Yikes!!! It seems the last post and reply was from several years ago!!! I'm hoping that my question...More
Posted by picndaisies
Pain in back, hip, knee and ankle - right side onl...
I have chronic pain in the lower right side of my back for years that is gradually getting worse. If I stand...More
Posted by svcoleman
Scared of what's next
I've been 'seeing' a pain management specialist for 5-7 months now and still do not know what comes next. I've...More
Posted by semed
Shoulder pain and weakness
I'm a male, 52, just had an Xray of the right shoulder after developing pain, numbness and weakness in my...More
Posted by cooker6920

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Relief for Knee OA
Doing squats on a Total Gym (2 or 3 reps of 20) at an incline, taking Nopalea, whirlpool baths and a proactive attitude through prayer have ... More
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