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Hip diseases

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Tips for osteoarthritis of the hip or knee

This sheet has been written for people with osteoarthritis of the hip and/or knee. There are many treatments that may be helpful if you have osteoarthritis (OA) of the hip and/or knee. Here are some things you could try

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Osteoarthritis (joint pain) information video | myVMC

Osteoarthritis is a common cause of knee pain and joint pain, and the leading cause of joint replacement therapy (e.g. knee or hip replacement).

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Arthritis and surgery: hip replacement - myDr.com.au

For some people with arthritis, hip replacement surgery could mean the difference between leading a normal life or putting up with a debilitating condition.

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Osteoarthritis

This sheet has been written for people affected by osteoarthritis. It provides general information to help you understand how osteoarthritis affects you and what you can do to manage it. It also tells you where to find further information and advice.

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Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common form of arthritis or disease of the joints.

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Osteoarthritis | myVMC

Osteoarthritis: Information on the symptoms of Osteoarthritis, itstreatment and diagnosis including complications of Osteoarthritis written by health professonals.

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Hip pain information: Causes, investigations and treatments | myVMC

The hip is the part of the body anatomically referred to as the hip joint is where the upper part of the femur (the thigh bone) attaches to the pelvis (acetabulum)

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Osteoarthritis - Better Health Channel

Many people will experience symptoms of osteoarthritis as they age.

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Acupuncture for osteoarthritis | Cochrane

This summary of a Cochrane review presents what we know from research about the effect of acupuncture on osteoarthritis.

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Osteoarthritis - Lab Tests Online AU

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