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  1. #1
    hurtatwork Guest

    Default Arthritis as a Work-Related Injury

    Do you believe that arthritis should be considered a work related problem and therefore covered by Workers Compensation?

  2. #2
    n.j Guest

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    Beware My Friend.
    A lot of Worker Comp. doctors will try to BS. you by telling you that your pain is all due to Arthritis and avoid telling you the truth.

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    Default Re: Arthritis as a Work-Related Injury

    You should begin a thread of your own...this one is from 2003.

    Arthritis is not in inself a work injury... aggreviation to a preexsisting condition, or injury can be compensable.
    There isn't any "treatment" to "cure'' from arthritis... only antiflammatory/pain medication to "relieve" from the injury/illness.

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