The relationship between obesity and osteoarthritis is impossible to ignore. One can feed the other and vice versa, and a vicious circle develops.
57 is the average age of diagnosis, but now 1 in 5 people, who are being diagnosed, are under 45 years of age.
Osteoarthritis is the 4th most frequent predicted cause of health problems in women worldwide.
The following infographic from Apos Therapy paints a fuller picture.