Category Archives: Osteoarthritis

Cartilage Injuries in the Knee

(ĐTĐ) – Cartilage is the smooth, rubbery tissue that cushions the bones in the knee where they meet at the joint, minimizing friction so the knee moves easily and absorbing shock to prevent injury. When this tissue is worn away or otherwise damaged, it can cause pain and injury to the knee.   To clarify, […]

Knee Pain: What causes it & Best Options for Treatment

(ĐTĐ) – Knee pain is one of the most common complaints heard by physicians. There are many possible causes for knee joint pain. It is of utmost importance that an accurate diagnosis for your knee pain is made. An accurate diagnosis is needed to ensure that proper treatment is ensued. Common causes for knee pain […]

6 Ways to Ruin Your Knees

(ĐTĐ) – Rachel “Iron Maiven” Piplica Whether you’re a seasoned athlete, a weekend warrior, or totally laid-back when it comes to exercise, knowing how to protect your knees from damage can mean the difference between a fulfilling lifestyle and longterm, strained mobility.   Cruising on the track in the heat of a roller derby match, […]