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Where Does It Hurt?
Back & Neck
The spine runs from the back of the neck to the lower back and can be painful and stiff from problems such as arthritis and muscle stress.
These ball-and-socket joints move in almost all directions. Shoulders are prone to arthritis injury and fracture.
Elbows can be affected by arthritis and repetitive use that can mean ongoing pain and stiffness.
These ball-and-socket joints move in almost all directions. Arthritis and osteoporosis can mean pain, stiffness or fracture.
Wrists, Hands & Fingers
Wrist, hand and finger joints are among the most important joints for performing daily activities.
The ankle is a complex joint with many moving parts, making it vulnerable to injury and arthritis.
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Arthritis Today Magazine Extras
For your convenience, here are the links to the online stories referenced throughout the July-August 2014 issue.
Photographer Wendy Sacks shared her story in the latest issue, now read her tips to take great photos with less pain.
Looking for more ways to ease your aches? Savor the season with these fresh fruits and veggies shown to fight inflammation.
Learn more about what you need to know before joint replacement surgery.
Kids get arthritis, too. Get inspired by more stories about what it's like to grow up with arthritis.
Get more insights into how stress affects arthritis and clever ways to counteract it.
Learn more about surgery options for hand arthritis.
Find out more about how massage can relieve pain and other arthritis symptoms.
Read more about apremilast, brand name Otezla, the second new drug in six months for the skin and joint disease.
Learn more about how overlapping diseases can lead to missed opportunities to treat.
Read more on the new study that suggests even modest amounts of alcohol – including wine – can trigger gout attacks.
Study finds that millions of people are benefiting from the surgeries, but warns of coming health care system burden.
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