Like any machine, the body also starts wearing down. Our worn-down joints are where we feel the most discomfort and stiffness. Some even lose mobility as a result of such osteoarthritis. Also, with advancing age, our bones are increasingly brittle and susceptible to fractures. All these age-related ailments are commonplace and relevant in this period where Singaporeans live longer. Does this always mean a trade-off a lower quality of life? Today, Dr Daniel will be discussing minimally invasive procedures and medications used in the management of osteoarthritis and osteoporosis.