Can children suffer from joint pain?

When we think of joint pain, we usually conjure up images of older people - adults advancing in age who are the victims of bodily wear and tear. While older Americans experience the most incidents of severe joint pain, they are far from alone in feeling the effects of the condition. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the oldest group of Americans, those who are 65 years and older, make ...

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What is the effect of joint pain on our loved ones?

For many good reasons, approximately 14.6 million Americans who suffer from severe joint pain often have a tendency to focus on themselves and their problems. But the reality is that their joint pain affects everyone in their lives. When you experience joint pain, you may experience emotions and conditions including frustration, anxiety, stress, and depression. This range of feelings is also felt by family and ...

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House improvements to accommodate joint pain

People suffering from joint pain have options. They can alter their diets, start an exercise regimen or change an existing one, and they can make small but significant changes to their living quarters. This will come as good news to the nearly 15 million people in a recent survey by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention who said have to contend with severe joint pain on a daily basis. For joint relief...

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7 "Kitchen tips" for those with joint pain

A nationwide study conducted by Stanford University revealed that 19% of the respondents complained of chronic pain and almost half did not know the source of that pain. To relieve the pain, 84% of the respondents said they were taking over-the-counter medications (OTC).  Simply because a drug is sold over-the-counter does not ensure its safety, particularly if it is not used according to the recommended dosage....

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