Weight – Being overweight increases the load on joints, especially your knees, Age – As people age, the ability of cartilage to heal itself reduces, Heredity – There’s evidence that genetic factors may make some people more likely to develop osteoarthritis of the knee. Contact Advanced Health Solutions – GA Spine & Disc today at (770) 212-3991 If you suffer from osteoarthritis and want to try out chiropractic care for osteoarthritis Woodstock.