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Posted by Jane Jansen on
Arthritis is one of the leading causes for disability in the United States. It is an inflammatory condition of the joints that currently affects approximately 58 million adults, with an estimated increase to 78.4 million by 2040. This inflammation is characterized by pain, stiffness, and a reduced range of motion with regards to the arthritic joint(s). It is a complex problem, in fact according to the Arthritis Foundation “Arthritis is not a single disease; it is an informal way of referring to joint pain or joint. One thing is for sure, your joints don’t get better with age unless you...
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