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What is a knee replacement surgery

By Monica B — From india4health.com

— Total Knee replacement surgery, or better known as knee arthroplasty, is a much routine operation done to ease the pain, discomfort and disability from degenerative oesteo arthritis, the most common form of arthritis. Also caused due to arthritides. The surgical procedure consists of replacing the diseased…

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4 Words You Shouldn't Say to People With Arthritis

From about.com

The Preface .In some of my articles, I end with a section I call "The Bottom Line". It highlights the point of the article. In this case, I'm going to begin with a "Preface" because I think it's that important to get the point across early. .Some topics are sensitive.

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Actions That Can Increase Arthritis Pain

From about.com

Arthritis pain can interfere with daily living activities. It is important to manage pain and minimize its negative impact. Do your actions control your pain or do some of your habits and routines actually increase your pain level? Whether pain is acute or chronic, there are ways that surely increase…

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5 months
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How to Strike a Balance With Arthritis

By Carol Eustice — From about.com

— Daily Routines Can Consume You
Healthy people find themselves caught up in stressful situations. Add in a chronic disease like arthritis and those problems become magnified.
If you live with arthritis, you can vouch for what I'm about to say. You wake up in pain, have to get…

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6 months
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Maintaining Your Ideal Weight With Arthritis Is Essential

From about.com

Allow me to start by telling you something you have surely heard before. Maintaining your healthy or ideal weight is important for overall good health and to help prevent or manage certain diseases and conditions — including arthritis. It can help prevent many comorbid conditions, such as heart disease and…

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7 months
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Can Cherry Juice Really Stop Arthritis Pain? - Natural News Blogs

From naturalnews.com

The good news about cherries just keeps coming. As the cherry blossoms in the National Mall in Washington DC start to bloom, this tiny unassuming fruit is again gaining national attention. In addition to their great taste cherries are also packed with powerful antioxidants and compounds that can stop joint…

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3 months
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Eye Problems and Arthritis

From about.com

.Most people think arthritis is solely a joint disease. Depending on the type of arthritis, there can be systemic effects of the disease, complications, and comorbid conditions. For example, the systemic inflammatory conditions that include rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, Sjogren's syndrome, spondyloarthopathies, vasculitis, Behcet's syndrome, and dermatomyositis, can be…

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5 months
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9 Things You Can Do to Keep Your Joints Healthy

From about.com

.Many people with arthritis resist regular physical activity or exercise because they fear it will increase pain or further damage their joints. The body is supposed to move; our joints allow for movement. In fact, movement eases joint stiffness, reduces joint pain, strengthens the muscles which surround the joints, and…

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5 months
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Foods You Should Eat if You Have Gout

From about.com

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Gout is one of the most painful types of arthritis and is characterized by sudden, severe bouts of redness, swelling, warmth, pain, and inflammation in one or more joints. Gout is typically treated with diet and medication. Lifestyle recommendations are usually made to gout patients, too. People with gout…

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7 months
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Advice to Help You Achieve Relief From Arthritis

From about.com

What should I take for my arthritis? That's likely the most common question asked by arthritis patients. If only there was an easy answer — a one-size-fits-all answer. But there's not. If you are truly looking for arthritis relief, these 5 tips will help you get there.
Tip #1 - Only…

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