Arthritis is a common condition that causes pain and inflammation in a joint.
Arthritis is a common condition that causes pain and swelling (inflammation) in the joints.
Common symptoms of arthritis include pain, swelling and stiffness in 1 or more joints.
The main treatments for arthritis are lifestyle changes like exercise, physiotherapy and medicines. Surgery may be needed in more severe cases.
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