Obesity and Osteoarthritis; More than just Wear and Tear

Obesity and Osteoarthritis; More than just Wear and Tear

The cause of osteoarthritis is multifactorial, but obesity is clearly identified as a modifiable risk factor.  High levels of inflammation present in overweight and obesity may play more of a role than previously thought.

Source: Americn Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
By |2015-06-26T08:38:49+00:00June 26th, 2015|Categories: press|

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