Bone & Joint Conditions
- Q What is joint space narrowing?
Dr. Mehmet Oz, CardiologyCartilage separates the bones in joints such as the knee; the area between the bones is the joint space. In conditions like arthritis, the joint space gets narrow because the cartilage wears away. This video shows how arthritis reduces the joint space of... Full Answer
- Q What do I need to know about caring for someone with joint problems?
Problem joints can be painful and difficult to move. Depending on the cause, unhealthy joints may need to be stabilized to prevent sudden movements, and daily medications may need to be given to help manage any pain. Taking warm baths or icing the joints... Full Answer
- Q Do squats cause knee problems?
Dr. Mike Clark, FitnessFirst, squats are not bad. You squat everyday. It is how you squat that makes a difference. In our experience, most people are told to avoid squats because the way they are squatting is causing them knee problems. Many clients are what I call... Full Answer