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New Hope for Arthritis Sufferers

Anyone who has experienced the debilitating pain and inflammation of arthritis will tell you how much these symptoms can rob a person of the joy of living. Arthritis pain can interfere with the abilit…


Back or Joint Pain? This Herb can Help

Anyone with back pain knows how difficult it can be to get lasting relief. A long-standing Native American herbal remedy can help, according to research in the journal Phytotherapy Research. Native Am…


A Simple Solution for Easing Joint Pain

Are you suffering from achy joints linked to osteoarthritis? You’ll be happy to know you might be able to walk it off, according to researchers at Northwestern University in Chicago. In their study pu…


Foods That Fight Osteoarthritis & Inflammation

Osteoarthritis is the most frequent cause of physical disability among older adults in the world, affecting more than 20 million Americans. It is estimated that 20% of us will be affected in the comin…


Ginger is Better than Drugs for Pain, says Study

A new study published in the journal Arthritis compared ginger extract to the common drugs betamethasone (cortisone) and ibuprofen for the treatment of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Whil…


Osteoarthritis Risk Factors

Osteoarthritis isn't inevitable as you age! If you identify and work to eliminate the preventable risk factors early, you have a chance to live arthritis-free. Watch this to find out more.…


5 Common Drugs That May Be Making You Sicker

We've grown accustomed to taking pills when we feel bad--for headaches, insomnia, mild depression, indigestion, and the aches and pains of aging, to name a few common complaints. We're so used to auto…


Blast from the Past: Injuries & Arthritis

Your physical activities are great for your heart, but can lead to injuries that are bad news for your joints. Watch this to find out which injuries lead to osteoarthritis.…


Signs of Osteoarthritis

Who is most at risk for osteoarthritis? How does the cartilage in the joints wear away? Learn more about this painful condition by watching the video.…


Fast Relief for Joint Pain

You can treat osteoarthritis pain quickly if you know what to look for in your pharmacy. Check out this video to find out which over-the-counter remedies will relieve your aching joints.…

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