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Is there a cure for osteoarthritis?

While there is no cure for osteoarthritis, there are numerous effective options to help manage the symptoms associated with the disease. Exercise, weight management, medications and other therapies all can help relieve the joint pain caused by osteoarthritis.

At this time, there is no cure for osteoarthritis or for any other rheumatic disease. Treatments are designed to make the disease more tolerable.

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