Special Health Reports
Living Well with Osteoarthritis : A guide to keeping your joints healthy
Dear Reader, For a disease that affects more than 50 million adults in the United States—about one in five—arthritis is remarkably misunderstood. This report focuses primarily on osteoarthritis, which is the most common type of arthritis, affecting 27 million Americans. But arthritis is not a single disease. In fact, there are more than 100 different types of arthritis. Though all of them affect joints, their causes and treatments can vary considerably.