Arthritis is more common among adults aged 60 years or older, but people of all ages (including children) can be affected,  as there are so many forms of arthritis, there isn't a single answer to this question.

Although the word "ARTHRITIS “ means joint inflammation, the term is used to describe around 200 rheumatic diseases and conditions that affect joints, the tissues that surround the joint, and other connective tissue.

Most types of arthritis are caused by many factors acting together. You may be naturally more likely to develop certain disorders as a result of your genetic make-up. A variety of external factors may increase the risk further if you're susceptible to the condition in question. These include environmental factors as mentioned bellowed:-

1. Overweight and Obesity.
2. Damage to a joint.
3. Previous injury.
4. Infection.
5. Smoking.
6. Certain occupations that involve repetitive knee bending.

Martial Art Acupressure is an important part of treatment for most people with arthritis. 

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