Knee pain linked to earlier death

Middle-aged women suffering from knee pain have a significantly increased risk of all-cause and cardiovascular-related death, a large UK study shows.

Intriguingly, women with knee pain were at higher risk of death regardless of whether or not they had radiographic osteoarthritis (ROA).

The study followed over 1600 middle-aged women from suburban London for a median of 23 years, half of them