A new review article published in the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (JAAOS) finds arthroscopic management could be a promising option for young
In a recent series of experiments, scientists found that a specific antioxidant helps prevent the damage that osteoarthritis causes to cartilage. This may also have applications for bone and brain disorders.
Osteoarthritis is the most common arthritis type, causing pain and stiffness in the joints as cartilage steadily breaks down.
It is often referred to as “wear and tear” arthritis, as opposed to rheumatoid arthritis, which is caused by an immune response.