Assess Your Symptoms

Osteoarthritis symptoms are caused when cartilage covering joints begins to break down and creates bone-on-bone contact within the joint. Learn how to spot the symptoms of osteoarthritis before they progress and lead to increased pain and loss of mobility.

Assess Your Knee Pain

Use our medically-guided assessment tool to check the health of your knees.

OA of the Knee: Are You at Risk?

Osteoarthritis risk factors include obesity, joint injury or repetitive joint stress. Other risks include lifestyle, genetics and gender.

Osteoarthritis: Pain Management Guide

Here are some tips for easing pain associated with osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee using alternative therapies.

Q&A: Understanding Osteoarthritis

We interviewed Nathan Wei, MD, director of the Arthritis Treatment Center in Frederick, Maryland, about how osteoarthritis patients can proactively manage and treat osteoarthritis.

Doctor Discussion Guide

Learn important questions to ask your primary care doctor or a specialist regarding osteoarthritis.

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