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There's Now an Artificial Cartilage Gel Strong Enough to Work in Knees

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It's no surprise that scientists have struggled to find an artificial substitute for natural knee cartilage: it's an amazing biological substance that combines the properties of a soft cushion and a tough barrier to keep our busy leg joints from harm

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There's Now an Artificial Cartilage Gel Strong Enough to Work in Knees

There's Now an Artificial Cartilage Gel Strong Enough to Work in Knees

It's no surprise that scientists have struggled to find an artificial substitute for natural knee cartilage: it's an amazing biological substance that combines the properties of a soft ...

Strong hydrogel could replace busted knee cartilage

Strong hydrogel could replace busted knee cartilage

The new hydrogel is strong enough to stand up to stretching and squishing like real knee cartilage. A quarter-sized disc can handle a 100-pound kettlebell.

8 Signs You Could Have Arthritis of the Knee

8 Signs You Could Have Arthritis of the Knee

When getting out of bed induces more snap, crackle, and pop than your breakfast cereal, it could be a sign of arthritis in your knee.

Our 'inner salamander' could help treat arthritis, study finds

Our 'inner salamander' could help treat arthritis, study finds

Research links human ability to regrow cartilage to molecules that help amphibians sprout new limbs

Slideshow: A Visual Guide to Understanding Osteoarthritis

Slideshow: A Visual Guide to Understanding Osteoarthritis

WebMD helps you delve into the causes, symptoms, and pain relief treatments of osteoarthritis, also called "wear and tear" arthritis or degenerative joint disease.

Can Running Prevent Arthritis ?

Can Running Prevent Arthritis ?

Running does not cause arthritis. This is actually not a new finding. Researchers have known for years that running will not cause arthritis. Runners, in general, have a much lower chance ...

Common joint pain treatment may be more harmful than thought

Common joint pain treatment may be more harmful than thought

The shots may speed up the progression of arthritis and hasten the need for surgery.