Osteoarthritis is a breakdown of cartilage in the joints that occurs over time. It is most frequently found in older people and athletes. There is no cure, but some treatments can help slow the disease and reduce pain.
What are the signs and symptoms of osteoarthritis?
- Stiffness in the joint
- Dull, chronic pain
- Swelling after use
What is the difference between osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis?