Episode 499: No Gain, No Pain? – Diet-induced weight loss for OA knee pain
In episode 499, James and Mike invite Tina back again to discuss the evidence we have for dieting to lose weight and the impact of that on osteoarthritis knee pain. Overall, there isn’t a lot of evidence but some observational data suggests a benefit Unfortunately the relatively small weight loss achieved from most diets in RCTs did not demonstrate a difference on OA pain.
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No Gain, No Pain? – What is the effect of diet-induced weight loss on osteoarthritis-related knee pain?