Osteoarthritis Of Knee

Osteoarthritis of the knee is also known as wear and tear arthritis. It is a condition where there is wearing of natural cushion between joints and cartilage. The rubbing results in pain, swelling, stiffness, decreased ability to move, and formation of bone spurs. It occurs due to aging, overweight, stress injuries, and other illnesses in the body. The symptoms are increased stiffness in the knee, creaking, swelling in the knees, and knee pain. Taking pain-relieving medications and doing strengthening exercises help a lot.

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