Famous People with Arthritis

Nolan Ryan

Legendary fireballer, Nolan Ryan, is arguably the greatest pitcher to play in Major League Baseball (MLB). The MLB strikeout record holder was diagnosed with osteoarthritis (OA) at age 46, one year prior to retirement. Today, Ryan’s active lifestyle plays a vital role in his treatment. If you have OA, talk to your doctor about aerobic and resistance exercises.

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November 24, 2013

Last Updated:
July 1, 2014