A 9-month wait for arthritis treatment: Delay can mean a lifetime of agony for victim

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    Granny gonna get it fer her rheumatism...
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    Scientists Create Artificial Joint Cartilage
    December 23, 2013 ~ For millions of people around the world, arthritis is an unfortunate - and painful - part of getting older. As the condition progresses, it can require surgery to replace with plastic or metal hardware the worn cartilage that no longer cushions the joint. But these artificial joints are not ideal, so researchers using innovative technologies are working to create an artificial cartilage that’s more like the real thing.
     
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    Just wait until getting any treatment at all will depend on how politically connected you are.
     

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