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Does Exercise Help Treat Arthritis?

Photo Credit: Patrizia Tilly Once the pain level has gone down, it’s time to get on your feet. In short, the answer to whether or not arthritis can be helped by exercise is: YES. Studies have shown that exercise helps people with arthritis in many ways. Exercise reduces joint pain and stiffness and increases flexibility, […]

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Hand Arthritis: Try MSM

Joint Pain Relief: Considering Your Alternatives

Photo Credit: Kamil Macniak Joint Pain Relief: Considering Your Alternatives Did you know that many of the common over the counter drugs (designed to treat inflammation, minor aches and pains), when used for certain types of arthritis, can actually cause destruction of your cartilage? A common myth is that cheap and readily available drugs like […]

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Cox-II Inhibitors

Cox-II InhibitorsIn layman’s terms, a Cox-II (aka: Cox-2, Cox 2) inhibitor is a form of non-steroidal, anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that directly targets the enzymes responsible for inflammation and pain.A Possible Cure for Joint Pain?In an earlier day and age when old time folk remedies and Ford Model T cars were abundant, pain relievers were severely […]

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