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Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Treatment

Treatments for rheumatoid arthritis are aimed to reduce pain, increase joint function, and slow or prevent further joint damage.

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Knee Strengthening Exercises

One way to decrease knee arthritis pain is to strengthen the muscles around the knee joint. These exercises are designed to strengthen the hamstrings, quadriceps, hip flexors, and calf muscles.
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Shoulder Osteoarthritis Causes

Several factors increase the risk of developing Shoulder Osteoarthritis in the glenohumeral joint, including previous shoulder trauma, advanced age, and congenital defects.

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Hip Bursitis Causes

People are more likely to experience hip pain from hip bursitis if they have had a hip injury or surgery, put repetitive pressure on the hip, are overweight or have other conditions that affect the way they walk and run, or have inflammatory conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis.

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Hip Pain and Arthritis

While hip pain can often be a challenge to diagnose, clinical study research found that hip arthritis patients generally felt two distinct types of pain: a dull ache and intermittent sharp pain.

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Knee Exercises for Arthritis

Exercise can be as effective in reducing knee pain as over-the-counter medications. Exercise can also increase the knee’s range of motion, foster healthy cartilage, and encourage weight reduction.

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