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Can your job raise your odds of getting arthritis?

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Some jobs that require repetitive movements or heavy lifting can stress the joints or cause an injury, which can lead to arthritis, particularly osteoarthritis.

From: Arthritis Pain Management WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by David Zelman on September 11, 2019

Medically Reviewed on 9/11/2019

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Arthritis Foundation. 

CDC. 

FDA.

Reviewed by David Zelman on September 11, 2019

SOURCES: 

Arthritis Foundation. 

CDC. 

FDA.

Reviewed by David Zelman on September 11, 2019

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