Conditions list medically reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
Osteoarthritis (OA) occurs when cartilage that cushions bones at the joints wears away. Learn about symptoms and treatment options for OA.
Learn all about rheumatoid arthritis (RA), from symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments, to its types, diet tips, and how it differs from osteoarthritis.
A fracture is a broken bone. Learn about the risk factors, symptoms, and treatments for different types of fracture.
Apnea is the medical term used to describe slowed or stopped breathing. Apnea can affect people of all ages, and the cause depends on the type of apnea you have. Apnea…
Ankylosing spondylitis is a form of arthritis that primarily affects your spine. It causes severe inflammation of the vertebrae that might eventually lead to chronic…
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis is the most common type of arthritis in children. Learn about juvenile idiopathic arthritis symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
More than 8 million Americans experience gout, a condition that causes painful inflammation in the joints. Learn more about gout.
Since a dislocation means your bone is no longer where it should be, you should treat it as an emergency and seek medical attention as soon as possible.
A popliteal cyst, also known as a Baker's cyst, is a fluid-filled swelling that causes a lump at the back of the knee.
A broken hip is a serious condition at any age, and it almost always requires surgery. Complications associated with a broken hip can be life-threatening. Learn more.
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