Could Being Overweight Affect Your Joint Pain?

Being overweight can affect so many different aspects of your health such as; diabetes, hypertension cardiovascular disease and joint pain.  Recent studies have shown that excess weight can cause increase in synovitis, which is an inflammation of the membrane of certain joints.  I was recently speaking with my  San Diego Chiropractor and he informed me that for every pound I was overweight I was add 10 pounds of pressure to the joints.   That’s right folks!  10 pounds of pressure added to the joints for every pound you are overweight.  This can be especially important for those who may not be overweight but for those who are not distributing their weight …..

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