2. How many people are stricken with Osteoarthritis in the U.S.?
Osteoarthritis is the most common arthritis in North America. This degenerative disease impacts nearly 27 million people across the U.S. Osteoarthritis is more common in middle-aged to senior females.
However, middle-age to senior males are also at risk for osteoarthritis due to weight gain, age and following an injury.