Arthritis, back pain and osteoporosis are among the top contributors to chronic disease burden in Australia, new national figures show. Arthritis is the third most common chronic condition in Australia, affecting on in seven people (3.6 million or 15% of the population), according to the latest results from the Australian Bureau of Statistics National Health ...
Arthritis and osteoporosis account for much of chronic disease burden
By Michael Woodhead
25 Jan 2019