Being overweight increases the load on joints, especially your knees. As people age, the ability of cartilage to heal itself reduces, and 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.