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A 44-year-old member asked:

What causes joint pains?

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Dr. Robert O'Leary
Pain Management 35 years experience
Various reasons: Gout, simple strain, arthritis, referred pain from elsewhere are all (of many more) reasons to have pain in your joints.

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A 41-year-old member asked:

What is causing my joint pains?

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Dr. Tariq Niazi
Orthopedic Surgery 43 years experience
Multiple causes: There is a long list of possibilities for more than one joint hurting:- generalized conditions like osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, other types of arthritis; infections; some medications; metabolic conditions like gout, pseudgout; bleeding disorders (hemophilia, etc). This is not a complete list.
A 40-year-old member asked:

What could cause joint pains in the toe?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Arthritis: Different forms of arthritis both inflammatory or osteoarthritis which is a degeneration of cartilage. Hammertoes which are toes that aren't straight also can cause pain as the top of the bone can rub against the shoe causing a corn or inflammation at the joint.
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A 48-year-old male asked:

Is it true that Splenda causes joint pains?

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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Splenda: Not to my knowledge but if you are concerned stop taking it for a couple of weeks and confirm that it is OK for you. Your overall health should not be troubled by Splenda.

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