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Musculoskeletal conditions

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Musculoskeletal conditions - arthritis and osteoporosis and back pain

Musculoskeletal conditions, of which arthritis and osteoporosis are most common, are one of the major causes of chronic pain and disability in Australia.

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Neck pain

Neck pain is a common musculoskeletal condition and in most cases settles down with simple management.

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What is arthritis

Arthritis is often referred to as a single disease. In fact, it is an umbrella term for more than 100 medical conditions that affect the musculoskeletal system, specifically joints where two or more bones meet.

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Leg ache -

One of the more serious causes of leg pain is intermittent claudication. Find out more about this condition.

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Muscle aches and pains -

General muscular aches and pains are often caused by unaccustomed use or overuse of muscles. Find out what products are available for muscle aches and pains.

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Joint pain (Arthralgia) | myVMC

Joint pain (arthralgia) is an extremely common symptom which most people will experience at some point in their lives. Joint pain has many different causes, ranging from local injury to the joint to whole-body illnesses which include joint pain as one part of the disease.

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Foot problems - heel pain

The heel is a padded cushion of fatty tissue around the heel bone (the calcaneus) that holds its shape despite the pressure of body weight and movement. It serves to protect the structures of the foot, including the calcaneus, muscles and ligaments. Heel pain is a very common foot complaint.

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muscle, bone and joint problems (musculoskeletal system disorders) | NPS MedicineWise

Find out about health conditions in the muscle, bone and joint problems category. Youll find reliable, independent information for consumers and health professionals about conditions and related medical tests and treatments. The muscle, bone and joint problems category is also known as musculoskeletal system disorders.

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Muscles, bones and joints (Musculoskeletal system) | NPS MedicineWise

Find reliable, independent health and treatment information about the muscles, bones and joints category of medicines. This includes resources for consumers and health professionals. The muscles, bones and joints category of medicines is also known as musculoskeletal system.

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