Arthritis Frequently Asked Questions Do Repeated Actions Cause Arthritis? Share Pin Email More in Arthritis Frequently Asked Questions Basics Symptoms Diagnosis Joint Pain Rheumatoid Arthritis Psoriatic Arthritis Gout Ankylosing Spondylitis Types and Conditions Medications Diet and Exercise Natural Treatments Assistive Devices and Mobility Aids Surgery and Research Coping View All Updated April 21, 2016 Repetitive actions and motions can accelerate arthritis. It is important to learn what motions can increase the risk and how to alleviate the progression. Learn more about the most harmful repeated actions in this video. Up Next Up Next Video What is Rheumatoid Arthritis? Up Next Video Can Eating Certain Foods Help With Arthritis? Up Next Video Is Arthritis Genetic? Up Next Video Does Arthritis Go Away?