Signs of OA of the knee

The symptoms listed below are typical of knee osteoarthritis (OA). If any of these points apply to you, especially if you may have injured your knee previously, talk to your doctor about knee OA.

  • You have experienced pain or swelling in your knee(s) for some weeks now
  • Your knee(s) feels stiff after you have been inactive for a few hours
  • It hurts when you climb stairs or walk even a short distance
  • You can hear a creaking noise in your knee(s)
  • You feel a kind of grating when you move your knee(s)
  • You cannot bend your knee(s) as far or as easily as you used to
  • You are finding day-to-day activities like getting out of your chair, bath or car, increasingly difficult 
  • When you play sports or exercise, your knee(s) sometimes hurts too much to carry on
  • You are kept awake at night with knee pain 
  • You have had a previous injury to your knee, perhaps to the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) or menisci

Did you know?

Around one in five adults over the age of 45 has osteoarthritis of the knee, and many more people have it in their older age.

Fortunately, there are a number of effective treatment options for the symptoms of this common biomechanical problem, including the scientifically proven Unloader One knee brace.

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