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Osteophytes (Bone Spurs)

Osteophytes, also known as bone spurs, are extra bone that the body produces and deposits in an arthritic joint to stop its movement.

Arthritis: Hope, But No Miracles

Although no miracle cures are out there, treatment and management of this disease is possible.

Spondylosis (Spinal Arthritis): Reduce Back and Neck Pain

Most cases of spondylosis (also called spinal arthritis and spinal osteoarthritis) are mild and can be treated with non-surgical treatments.

Cervical Spondylosis: Patient History and Case

Degenerative disorders of the neck are common in people age 45 plus. A patient case is presented to help you understand diagnosis and treatment.

Modern Treatments for Arthritis

Learn all about modern arthritis treatments including disease modifiers, biologics that block cytokines, joint replacement, arthroplasty, and hydroxylapatite.

Non-surgical Treatments for Spondylosis

Most spondylosis patients respond well to nonsurgical treatments such as medication, physical therapy, and chiropractic care.

Spondylosis Prevention and Relief

You cannot stop your body from growing older, but you can do a lot to improve the health of your spine.

Causes of Spondylosis

Spondylosis (spinal osteoarthritis) is caused primarily by aging: As you age, the parts of your spine wear out, perhaps causing pain.

Arthritis Support and Education: Avoiding Fraud

Learn all about support groups for arthritis sufferers, as well as avoiding fraudulent miracle cures that arthritis sufferers spend millions on each year."

What Is Spondylosis?

Spondylosis is spinal arthritis, sometimes called osteoarthritis. It's a degenerative disorder, meaning that it's another part of aging.

Osteoarthritis Animation

Learn about spinal osteoarthritis, or spondylosis, a degenerative joint disease which can result in bone damage and a host of painful joint symptoms.

Home Exercise Can Improve Spinal Osteoarthritis Pain

If you have spondylosis (spinal osteoarthritis), keep up your at-home exercises after physical therapy: research shows it can help reduce your pain.

Video Series: Exercises for Lumbar Spondylosis

Watch this SpineUniverse video series to learn 3 back exercises that may help lessen your pain and other symptoms.

Video Series: Exercises for Cervical Spondylosis

SpineUniverse offers several simple stretches and exercises that may help lessen your pain and other symptoms.

Common Spondylosis Questions

Spondylosis is arthritis that affects the spine. It is sometimes called spinal osteoarthritis.
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Spondylosis (Spinal Osteoarthritis) Center

Spondylosis is also known as spinal osteoarthritis. It is common and usually not serious, although it can be quite painful.
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