People with Osteoarthritis May Be at Higher Risk of Premature Death

A new study shows that people with osteoarthritis are at higher risk of premature death due to the lack of walking.People with Osteoarthritis May Be at Higher Risk of Premature Death

For the study, a team of researchers monitored more than 10,000 people with osteoarthritis aged 50 and more for over 10 years. The scientists used various statistical methods to take into account confounding factors.

The analysis of the received data showed that people with osteoarthritis are at an 11% higher risk of premature death compared to people without this disease.

The authors of the study note: “Small amounts of regular walking and getting out and about can offer protection against comorbidity, including depression and CVD [cardiovascular disease].”

0 Comments

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

[mc4wp_form id="9603"]
Gut Bacteria May Help Doctors in Diagnostics of Diabetes

Gut Bacteria May Help Doctors in Diagnostics of Diabetes

According to a new study, conducted by a team of researchers from the Technical University of Munich, Germany, gut bacteria patterns may help doctors to diagnose diabetes. The team analyzed the microbiomes of approximately 2,000 people within 24 hours and their...

Stem Cell Study: Coronavirus May Affect the Heart Directly

Stem Cell Study: Coronavirus May Affect the Heart Directly

A new study on stem cells that appeared in the journal Cell Reports Medicine shows that COVID-19 can infect heart cells via the same receptor as the one present in the lungs. For the study, scientists programmed the stem cells called induced pluripotent stem cells...

[WpProQuiz 1]

Featured Products

No Results Found

The page you requested could not be found. Try refining your search, or use the navigation above to locate the post.

Kangoo Jumps Training: 5 Beginner Exercises

Kangoo Jumps Training: 5 Beginner Exercises

In childhood, many of us dreamed of learning to jump high. Now, after years, it became easier - Kangoo Jumps has appeared. This is one of the relatively new, but quickly gaining popularity types of fitness training. There are several advantages of jumpers. ...

read more