Post-Traumatic Arthritis

Post-Traumatic Arthritis

Most of us have injured a joint during our lifetimes, many of us as children. While it was painful for a time and may have required medical attention, it probably healed up and we assumed that was the end of it. But for many, it isn’t. Over time, that same joint may...
What Is Double-Jointedness?

What Is Double-Jointedness?

Most people have known someone who is “double-jointed.” These are people whose joints are so flexible that they can move them in unusual ways. Remember the kid in school who could bend their thumb all the way back to their forearm, or the gymnast who could assume the...
Sleep and Joint Pain

Sleep and Joint Pain

According to the Arthritis Foundation, studies suggest that as many as 80% of people with arthritis have trouble sleeping. If you have difficulty falling or staying asleep due to joint pain, sleep deprivation can make your pain feel worse and negatively impact your...
What We Know About Regenerative Cell Therapy

What We Know About Regenerative Cell Therapy

In the past, people who suffered from osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis had very few options. They could take pain medication, which had potential side effects if used for long periods of time, and in the most extreme cases, a joint replacement could be done....
CBD Oil: Hype or Help for Arthritis Pain?

CBD Oil: Hype or Help for Arthritis Pain?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), almost half of Americans will experience pain and limitations caused by osteoarthritis (OA) in the knees by the time we reach age 85. These numbers are even higher for people who are obese. While some...