Arthritis Center—OsteoarthritisEn Español (Spanish Version)
Osteoarthritis is the breakdown of articular cartilage in the joints, usually followed by chronic inflammation of the lining of the joint. Healthy cartilage serves as a cushion between the bones in a joint.
Find answers in our in-depth report on osteoarthritis:
Learn about one woman's 42 year's of experience living with osteoarthritis.
Could dietary supplements such as glucosamine and chondroitin help you treat your osteoarthritis? Read here to find out.
The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)