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Why is the number of cases of knee osteoarthritis increasing?

Why is the number of cases of knee osteoarthritis increasing? -CBS News

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Knee osteoarthritis is more than twice as common as it was just a few generations ago, according to a new study. The lifetime risk of developing this condition is estimated to be 46%, but it is possible to protect the knee. Dr. Jordan Metsle, a sports medicine doctor at the New York Special Surgery Hospital, will attend CBS This Morning to discuss possible reasons for the increase and what can be done to alleviate the symptoms.

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Why is the number of cases of knee osteoarthritis increasing?

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