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Common joint pain treatment may be making arthritis worse, studies suggest

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A common injection for treating arthritis may be speeding up the onset of the disease rather than preventing it, according to new studies.
Published 2 months ago · Washington, United States

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A common treatment for your knee osteoarthritis may be making it worse, studies say

A common treatment for some arthritis pain might actually be making the condition worse, according to two new studies.

2 months ago·Toronto, Canada
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A common treatment for your knee osteoarthritis may be making it worse, studies say

Corticosteroids are commonly used to treat the pain of osteoarthritis, but two new studies have suggested they may be quickening the progression. Experts point to other methods of treatment that may be better in the long term.

2 months ago·Atlanta, United States
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A common treatment for your knee osteoarthritis may be making it worse, studies say

By Madeline Holcombe, CNNA common treatment for some arthritis pain might actually be making the condition worse, according to two new studies.“Knee osteoarthritis is one of the most chronic, degenerative and progressive conditions, with an estimated incidence of 800,000 patients each year in the US alone,” said lead author of one of the studies, Dr. Upasana Bharadwaj.Osteoarthritis is a common form of arthritis where the cartilage within a join…

2 months ago·Idaho Falls, United States
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Common treatment for joint pain may be linked to faster arthritis progression, research suggests

Corticosteroid shots, often used to relieve arthritis pain, may be linked to faster progression of the condition, according to two small preliminary studies.

2 months ago·United States
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Common treatment for knee arthritis may be making it worse, studies say

Two studies showed a big increase in progression of degenerative changes in knee cartilage in people who had injections to manage pain.

2 months ago·Billings, United States
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Common treatment for knee arthritis may be making it worse, studies say

Two studies showed a big increase in progression of degenerative changes in knee cartilage in people who had injections to manage pain.

2 months ago·Cherokee County, United States
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