-- Diana Kohnle
(HealthDay News) -- Osteoarthritis can strike the hip following
years of wear and tear that causes damage to the joint. Protecting
the hips from further stress can help reduce damage.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons lists these
suggestions to help slow the progression of hip arthritis:
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