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Ageing Joints and Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is a disease that affects the joints. Cartilage covering the ends of the bones gradually roughens and becomes thin, preventing the joint from moving as smoothly as it should. Whilst…

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Ageing Bone and Osteoporosis

In this video, Professor Eugene McCloskey from the University of Sheffield discusses how bones change with age and a common age-related bone condition, osteoporosis. Bone strength decreases with age…

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The Musculoskeletal System: the Science of Staying Active into Old Age (trailer)

Demystify the ageing process and how our everyday behaviours and choices are likely to affect our long-term musculoskeletal health in this free course from the Universities of Sheffield, Liverpool…

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