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Reasons Why People With Arthritis Experience Pain Differently

Osteoarthritis affects 300 million people worldwide. It causes different degrees of pain and can lead to disability over time. The degree of pain varies between different people. While it is currently common to treat persons with osteoarthritis the same way, new research indicates this approach needs to be changed. This is because some people who have persistent and unpredictable pain have pain sensitization, which may require a different treatment.

Read original article at- https://www.bumc.bu.edu/busm/2020/09/04/why-people-with-knee-osteoarthritis-experience-different-kinds-of-pain/