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The debilitating effects of hip arthritis resulted in nearly 250,000 total hip replacements nationwide in 2004.
*Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hip Arthritis Ongoing Care

The pain and stiffness of hip arthritis can be eased through exercise and physical therapy. Regular exercise strengthens joint-supporting muscles and improves flexibility.

A physical therapist can suggest appropriate exercises to improve range of motion.

Aquatic therapy is an option if you have medication conditions that might limit traditional exercise.