... I know I've brought up this point several times, but I think it bares repeating, but unlike most people who have this surgery I am fairly young at 36. I remember when my surgeon first told me about it my first reaction was "What? ... (7 replies)
... rays but I have developed severe arthritis in my ankle and big toe joint, and bone spurs on both. Pain started spreading from my ankle to my foot. ... (5 replies)
... can you get arthritis at only the age of 15? ... (2 replies)
... thbak you both so much for replying, i didn;t really believe that no one cared, i was just feelng really alone.
at first my doctors didnl;t even believe that ,y hip was broken, because ti is rare at my age,
i h=just went fron being sooo busy and active to being arthritic so young....
even sex can be difficult, this sounds funy, but at 25, i feel like i am fallig... (5 replies)
... wow - you sounded just like me. If you read my previous posts, you can know how frustrating I was going through for the past 6 months.
The reason why people don't respond to your post is because they either haven't been through this position before or that they had responded to other people's post similar to yours.
To keep this succinct as possible:
1. hip... (5 replies)
... Sorry to hear about your arthritis and i imagine it was a shock. The problem is, unless you have arthritis its not something people really think about... ... (5 replies)
... Yes, it is possible to develop arthritis that young. ... (5 replies)
... Arthritis is a disease that can hit at any age, or gender. In my case, it's genetic,my Grandmother had a very severe case, and died from side effects of the meds in her early 50's. ... (5 replies)
... I know arthritis can happen at any age, but when I first read about this surgery I read an article from an orthopedic doctor who said he excluded patients under 40 from having this surgery. ... (35 replies)
... ery is, with a much longer recovery. I can't afford to take that much time off work, and I can't help but wonder if I should even have this surgery. I'm 36, is arthritis surgery like this the best thing to do at my age? ... (35 replies)
... Actually 41 Arthritis is more common than you think. I had my first knee surgery due to OA at 24 and while I was at the hospital, I met 13 years old who had her knee surgery due to OA as well... ... (19 replies)
... I continue being active anyway and at age 25 had to have meniscus surgery. In 6 month I was back to being active. It always hurt me. ... (2 replies)
... All depends on what you can tolerate. For example, I suffer with OA and RA from young age. Now I am with Lupus and MS on top of everything. ... (1 replies)
... You can have arthritis even at that age. ... (6 replies)
... alling me, just stuck it in the mail. My white and red blood cell counts are high. Now I am worried that I have cancer of some kind. My dad died from leukemia at a young age. He also had rheumatoid arthritis. As a result of his health problems he had 4 surgeries, a heart attack and succumbed to leukemia when he was 62. ... (8 replies)
... ave this terrible grinding sound in my hip and knee joints. I also meditate to get away from the pain. I have a very open mind and I am willing to try anything at this point. I used to run 3 miles a day and I can't do that anymore. I can't walk my dog. ... (8 replies)
... Is it possible to be too young for arthritis? ... (6 replies)
... actly what my doctor told me. My symptoms greatly match those of something like TMJ, so I might even need to get my jaw looked at. I do clench and grind my teeth at times. It sounds like TMJ can cause neck discomfort and vice versa. ... (16 replies)
... I was diagnosed with Severe Polyarticular Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis when I was 3 yrs old and I am now 17, and it has progressed to systemic. ... (11 replies)
... I am not sure what kind arthritis your mom has, but Arthritis is not a death sentence. Absolutely not. ... (2 replies)