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Degenerative Joint Disease; Osteoarthritis arthritis 

Devil's Leaf; Devil?s Leaf; Nettle Tops; Stinging Nettle; Urtica dioica; Urtica species; Urtica urens 

Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis. This is the form that usually comes with age and most often affects the fingers, knees, and hips. Sometimes osteoarthritis follows an injury to a joint. For example, a young person might hurt his knee badly playing soccer. Then, years after the knee has apparently healed, he might get arthritis in his knee joint.

Nettle (Urtica) is a genus of flowering plants in the family Urticaceae, mostly perennial herbs but some are annual and a few are shrubby. The most prominent member of the genus is the Stinging nettle Urtica dioica, native to Europe, Asia, and North America. The genus also contains a number of other species with similar properties, listed below. ...


Osteoarthritis as related to Nettle