Caring for Your Joints
Tips to keep your joints strong and healthy.
Diet and Gout - Topic Overview
Purines (specific chemical compounds found in some foods) are broken down into uric acid. A diet rich in purines from certain sources can raise uric acid levels in the body,which sometimes leads to gout. Meat and seafood may increase your risk of gout. Dairy products may lower your risk. One study found that purines in vegetables do not increase the risk of gout. 1 Foods to limit (very high ...
Tips for Conquering Stress With Psoriatic Arthritis
Stress can aggravate psoriatic arthritis and the condition can cause stress. Learn ways to interrupt this vicious cycle.
Should You Change Your Psoriatic Arthritis Treatment?
You can reduce the pain and inflammation of psoriatic arthritis with medication and lifestyle changes. This article helps you understand what to expect from treatment and when to ask your doctor about trying a new drug.
Will Joint Cracking Cause Osteoarthritis?
Get the facts on cracking knuckles. Can popping joints lead to osteoarthritis?
What Are the Symptoms of Osteoarthritis?
WebMD discusses the common symptoms associated with osteoarthritis.
How Do I Know if I Have Osteoarthritis?
Learn more about how osteoarthritis is diagnosed.
Home Remedies for Osteoarthritis
Simple lifestyle changes may delay or limit osteoarthritis symptoms. Find out more about what you can do on your own for the condition.
Osteoarthritis and Exercise: How Do I Start?
Exercise can be very beneficial for someone with osteoarthritis -- if it's done correctly. Find out how.
Treatment Options for Dupuytren’s Contracture
What are the treatment options for Dupuytren’s contracture? Information and facts to help you understand the treatment process.