osteoarthritis

This type of hip replacement surgery is commonly used when someone has advanced osteoarthritis

By Ask the Doctors • May 9, 2022

Learn about the health benefits of ginger and how you can add it to your daily routine.

By uclahealth • March 14, 2022

Read more about treatments for arthritis

By Ask the Doctors • May 24, 2021

Here are several things one can do to manage the progression of arthritis

By Ask the Doctors • April 2, 2021

Dear Doctors: I’m 55 years old and a former marathon runner. Now my right hip hurts all the time, not only when I walk but also when I’m lying down. I can’t even sleep on my right side any more. I was told I need a hip replacement. What does [...]

By Ask the Doctors • July 31, 2018

Dear Doctor: Are there natural remedies for arthritis? Exercises that could help? My pain is in the upper arms and shoulders. Osteoarthritis, the kind that you’re describing, is the most common type of arthritis.  It’s caused by degeneration of the cartilage [...]

By Ask the Doctors • June 18, 2018

Dear Doctors: I recently added running to my weight-loss program. Not only do I feel better, but the pounds are also coming off faster. However, I keep reading that running is bad for my knees, so it makes me wonder -- am I making a mistake?

By Ask the Doctors • March 21, 2018

Pain and stiffness in the feet can happen to anyone. But when symptoms become more frequent and affect your level of physical activity, you may have arthritis. This is a condition that affects more than 50 million adults. Besides pain and stiffness, arthritis causes: Inflammation (swelling) [...]

By uclahealth • February 8, 2018

Dr. Mihaela Taylor has been my angel on earth for the past 12 years watching over me and helping me to tackle my chronic illness. She is my hero because she never stops trying even when I am ready to quit. She is a warrior against my disease and never [...]

By sharmy20 • March 23, 2017

With National Men’s Health Week June 13-19 and Father’s Day on June 19, the month of June has become synonymous with men’s health. So take a cue from your calendar and help the men in your life ­— fathers, brothers, friends, partners, sons — take better care of themselves. [...]

By uclahealth • June 12, 2016