A blog dedicated to providing local residents of Chicago and Elmhurst, IL quality information about Osteo Arthritis and treatments for pain relief. There is a lot of great information online about health, we are aiming to offer accurate content about the degenerative process of the joints in the body, as well as other medical conditions. Many are at a time in life, the middle to later years of a lifespan, where mobility and stiffness start to creep up and prevent them from walking, golfing, shopping, and many other things. It is good to get informed on what is going on and how to best handle the inability to move like the past. Education is the first step in overcoming any disease, it brings knowledge, leading to great decision making.
The last thing anyone desires is to end up immobilized, it has to be one of the worst feelings. Surgery is one way to go, however it might not be the best solution and should be used only when absolutely necessary. There are new options during this day and age to possibly restore normal range of motion and decrease pain levels to a minimum, we will work to provide what is available and produces excellent results.