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Aging Joints

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) -

Dr. William Ferrar is helping his patients deal with aging joints.

Pain is the most common single symptom, but swelling or stiffness can be with the pain or they can be by themselves.

The symptoms are worsened by being overweight; especially much more than the hip or spine symptoms of aging.

Besides over the counter pills and creams, joint can sometimes need to be replaced.

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