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Arthritis

Lyme disease ‘keeps moving and carries on’

August 9, 2019
Texas A&M research looks to shed light on the Lyme disease pathogen, Borrelia burgdorferi, and the ticks that carry it

Managing your diabetes, arthritis and more: What works

February 26, 2019

Matthew L. Smith, PhD, MPH, CHES, associate director of the Texas A&M Center for Population Health and Aging, explains the research-backed best ways to manage chronic diseases like diabetes and arthritis.

Everything to know about osteoarthritis

July 21, 2017
It’s more than just “wear and tear” on the joints—it’s a disease

You Asked: Does knuckle cracking damage joints?

February 6, 2017
The concern about a link between osteoarthritis and knuckle cracking isn’t all it’s cracked up to be, but knuckle cracking isn’t recommended

INFOGRAPHIC: Women’s Health

December 15, 2016
Steps to take control of your health.

Timing is everything, especially when it comes to eating fatty foods

April 6, 2016
Texas A&M study shows fatty acid palmitate “jet lags” body clocks, which could lead to obesity and diabetes

Arthritis 101: What you should know

August 6, 2015

Think arthritis is just the inevitable pain that comes with age? Think again. Arthritis is a complex family of more than 100 types of musculoskeletal disorders with many causes and no definite cure. According to the Arthritis Foundation, the disease strikes 53 million adults in the U.S. (one in five), 300,000 children and is the nation's leading cause of disability.