Muscle, bone and joints

Musculoskeletal problems, injuries and conditions that affect muscles, bones and joints in adults

Self-management advice

Guidelines

Painkillers

Exercises

Work

Conditions

Ankylosing spondylitis

Learn about ankylosing spondylitis

Arthritis

Learn about arthritis symptoms and treatments

Bunion (hallux valgus)

What bunions are and how they're treated

Carpal tunnel syndrome

Learn about carpal tunnel syndrome symptoms and treatments

Cervical spondylosis

Learn about cervical spondylosis symptoms and treatments

Chronic pain

Chronic or persistent pain is pain that lasts longer than 12 weeks, or beyond the natural healing time

Costochondritis

Learn about costochondritis symptoms and treatments

Dystonia

Learn about dystonia causes and treatment

Fibromyalgia

Learn about fibromyalgia symptoms and treatments

Frozen shoulder

Learn about frozen shoulder symptoms and treatments

Ganglion cyst

What ganglion cysts are and how they're treated

Gout

Learn about gout symptoms and treatments

Heel pain

Learn about heel pain causes and treatment

Irritable hip

Learn about irritable hip symptoms and treatments

Joint hypermobility

Learn about joint hypermobility symptoms and treatments

Leg cramps

Learn about the possible causes of leg cramps and their treatment

Metatarsalgia

Learn about metatarsalgia symptoms and treatments

New or worsening back pain

What to do if you have sudden back pain

Osteoarthritis

Learn about osteoarthritis symptoms and treatments

Osteoporosis

Learn about osteoporosis symptoms and treatments

Polymyalgia rheumatica

Learn about polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) symptoms and treatments

Psoriatic arthritis

Learn more about psoriatic arthritis

Reactive arthritis

Learn about reactive arthritis symptoms and treatments

Rheumatoid arthritis

Learn about rheumatoid arthritis symptoms and treatments

Scoliosis

Learn about scoliosis symptoms and treatments

Help and support