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Hip Pain is a Pain in The Hip

The hip joint is made up of the acetabulum (the pelvic socket) and the head of the femur (thigh bone). Together they make up the ball and socket joint of the hip. When working properly, this joint has full range of motion. However, hip pain can be debilitating, becoming a real pain in the hip. Continue reading

Osteoarthritis Symptoms in the Baby Boomer Generation

About 27 million Americans are currently living with osteoarthritis, and experts say it’s little wonder that it’s the most common type of arthritis. That’s because age and obesity are two major risk factors, and since the baby boomer generation is getting older and many of them are overweight the number of people with osteoarthritis is predicted to exceed 60 million by 2020. Continue reading

Osteoarthritis Symptoms and How to Detect Arthritis

Osteoarthritis is the most common type of arthritis. Age and obesity are two major risk factors contributing to Osteoarthritis. As the baby boomer generation is getting older — and many of them are overweight — osteoarthritis is predicted to increase by 66 to 100 percent by the year 2020. Osteoarthritis is the leading cause of disability in elderly people. Continue reading