Managing Knee Osteoarthritis Is a Marathon, Not a Sprint
Knee osteoarthritis is a lifelong condition. While there is no cure, there are many treatment options clinically proven to help successfully manage symptoms over the long run.10
The goals of treatment for knee osteoarthritis are to decrease pain, maintain or improve joint movement, and limit the loss of joint function as long as possible.1,9
No single therapy works for everybody, and treatments vary in terms of risks, side effects, and how long their benefits last. It’s important to discuss all available options with your doctor. Many doctors will recommend a stepped-care plan for each stage of the disease,11,13-15 an approach that includes a combination of different treatments.