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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 September-October 2014 issue.
In the latest issue of Arthritis Today you read about the FDA's potential ban on trans fats. Here, read more about how different types of fats affect your health.
Americans get, on average, 18 minutes with their doctors at each visit. Get tips on how to make the most of that time.
Learn more about the research that showed thunder god vine to be as effective as methotrexate for rheumatoid arthritis.
The right surgery may help this hard-to-treat joint. Read more about the pros and cons to each type here.
Learn more about the study that found signs of slower knee osteoarthritis progression in women – but not men – who drink a lot of milk.
Read more about the report that revealed how fall-prevention programs are important for reducing risks.
Increasing kidney disease risk is one more way rheumatoid arthritis can lower overall health. Learn more about the research here.
Find more ways to tackle everyday challenges from housework and cooking to grooming and gardening, and more.
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