• Weight loss of 20% or greater results in better outcomes for overweight, obese adults with knee osteoarthritis

    3 monthes ago - By News Medical

    Researchers previously showed that overweight and obese individuals with knee osteoarthritis can reduce pain by 50% and significantly improve function and mobility with a 10% or more weight loss over an 18-month period.
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  • WATCH: For those with a common joint disorder, weight loss could mean pain reduction

    3 monthes ago - By ABC News

    A new study found that for people with knee osteoarthritis, losing 20 percent of your body weight may reduce joint pain by up to 25 percent.
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  • Obese Adults With Knee Osteoarthritis Benefit from More Weightloss

    Obese Adults With Knee Osteoarthritis Benefit from More Weightloss

    3 monthes ago - By Medindia Health

    When it comes to weight loss in overweight and obese adults with knee osteoarthritis, more is better. A 20 percent or more weight loss has an added benefit of continued improvement in physical health-related quality of life along with a reduction in pain and improvement in function.
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  • For some with a common joint disorder, weight loss can lead to pain reduction

    3 monthes ago - By ABC News

    Weight loss may be the best treatment for obese people with knee osteoarthritis.
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