Dr. George Nicola of West Idaho Orthopedics and Sports Medicine recently contributed his expertise on knee pain to one of Idaho's leading news publications.
Arthritis, mostly thought of as an ailment affecting older generations, is in fact a problem many younger people, even children, face. The Arthritis Foundation says that two-thirds of people with arthritis are under the age of 65, including 300,000 children. More than a million are between the ages of 18 and 40. About 50 million Americans in total deal with arthritis.