Navigation Links
Many With Arthritis Find Simple Solutions for Relief
Date:3/30/2010

multidisciplinary program of exercise and lifestyle recommendations from pharmacists and doctors to those who were simply handed a pamphlet outlining such steps. Those in the multidisciplinary program had "far superior" results, he said.

Osteoarthritis of the knee isn't difficult to diagnose, Marra said. "If your knees hurt and you're over 50, there is a good chance that you have arthritis," he said. "You should then see your doctor or another health provider."

What should follow is weight loss, advice from a pharmacist on safe and effective medications, and an exercise program overseen by a physical therapist, Marra said.

But the results of the self-guided program followed by most of the study participants were impressive, said Dr. Susan M. Goodman, an assistant attending rheumatologist at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City.

"What came through is that most people end up trying to do the right thing," she said. "The contribution of weight and lack of exercise was recognized in this large group."

Self-help is a natural course of action because "people don't regard osteoarthritis as a disease as much as they consider it wear and tear, something they can take care of themselves," Goodman said. So the study results can be considered a mark of plain common sense, she said.

More information

Learn more about osteoarthritis and its treatment at the U.S. National Library of Medicine.



SOURCES: Carlo Marra, Pharm.D., Ph.D., associate professor, pharmaceutical sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada; Susan M. Goodman, M.D., assistant attending rheumatologist, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York City; April 2010, Arthritis Care & Research


'/>"/>
Copyright©2010 ScoutNews,LLC.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Shoes: A treatment for osteoarthritis in the knees?
2. Biologic Joint Reconstruction Using Stem Cells Proven Successful In Patients With Arthritis
3. Arthritis Drug May Fight Diabetes, Too
4. Electromagnetic pulses provide pain relief for osteoarthritis
5. Studies Detail Possible Benefits of omega-3 Fatty Acids for Dogs With Arthritis
6. Three Houston Defendants Plead Guilty in Connection with "Arthritis Kit" Fraud Scheme
7. Obesity, Lack of Exercise Heighten Arthritis Risk for Women
8. New Osteoarthritis Research Grant Program Initiated by AOSSM and Genzyme Biosurgery
9. Obesity and physical inactivity poses arthritis risk, especially for women
10. New Ankle Arthritis Treatments Help Boomers Stay Active
11. Stopain Labels Featuring Arthritis Foundation Sponsorship Now Appearing on Retail Shelves
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/26/2014)... The Biofeedback Federation of Europe annual meeting is ... Italy and is hosted by the Salesian Pontifical University. ... wide variety of topics such as ADHD, anxiety, headaches ... athletes. The scientific program will feature the latest in ... clients to see what is going on in their ...
(Date:12/26/2014)... Seattle, WA (PRWEB) December 26, 2014 ... to deal with personal injury claim issues and phone ... their recently released an article featuring their free ... The exceptionally helpful eBook on pedestrian and bicycle auto ... injury attorney is fully capable of professionally handling their ...
(Date:12/26/2014)... 26, 2014 Pentec Health, Inc. number ... state of Pennsylvania for 2014. The awards program, created ... of its kind in the country. The program is ... Department of Community and Economic Development, the Pennsylvania State ... the Central Penn Business Journal. , Charlie ...
(Date:12/26/2014)... December 26, 2014 Parker & ... the best in heating, cooling and plumbing contractor ... hour emergency services in 2014 with regard to ... that Arizona is known for its incredibly hot ... understands the intricacies and details of a wide ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... TX (PRWEB) December 26, 2014 This ... state of the global Sterilizers industry with a focus ... on the market status of the Sterilizers manufacturers and ... companies and individuals interested in the industry. This report ... definition, applications and manufacturing technology. In this part, the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Final Workshop Line-up Announced for 18th Annual Biofeedback Conference in Rome, Italy 2Health News:Guide to Handling Pedestrian and Bicycle Accidents Released By The Jones Firm, Featured in Recent Article 2Health News:Pentec Health Ranks Fourteenth on The Best Places to Work in PA for 2014 2Health News:Pentec Health Ranks Fourteenth on The Best Places to Work in PA for 2014 3Health News:Parker & Sons Announces Record Demand For 24 Hour Emergency Services In 2014 With Regard To Air-Conditioning Systems 2Health News:Parker & Sons Announces Record Demand For 24 Hour Emergency Services In 2014 With Regard To Air-Conditioning Systems 3Health News:Sterilizers Industry Global and Chinese Analysis for 2009-2019 Now Available at ReportsnReports.com 2Health News:Sterilizers Industry Global and Chinese Analysis for 2009-2019 Now Available at ReportsnReports.com 3
... rates equal for both procedures , , FRIDAY, May ... surgery for colon cancer produce similar outcomes, according to ... over 3,300 patients. , "For a long time, ... survival in colorectal cancer patients and cause metastases in ...
... Named Spokesperson for Education Campaign on Behalf of CSL Behring, ... ... Therapy, KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., May 17 ... named,spokesperson for an education campaign on behalf of CSL Behring, and is,urging ...
... to a healthy mouth than,flashing a set of ... care,habits - and what it means for our ... Oral Health America & Philips Sonicare at:, http://media.medialink.com/WebNR.aspx?story=35118 ... text, graphics and,photos for free and unrestricted use ...
... the Importance of Oral and Overall Health, ... United,Concordia Dental is celebrating National Smile Month, a ... Health Foundation to,promote the importance of oral health ... is launching in the United States for the ...
... chronic disease sufferers gain benefit from calcitriol, an oral form ... D may cut the risk of death for people with ... a new study suggests. , During a two-year study ... an oral form of activated vitamin D, had their overall ...
... Vital Services for Frail Seniors and People With,Disabilities, ... workers across the state are outraged by Gov. ... and benefits,which would force some of California,s most ... poverty. They pledged to save these vital,services for ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Outcomes Similar for Laparoscopic, Open Colon Cancer Surgeries 2Health News:Melissa Biggs, Fashion Designer and Former Baywatch Actress, Teams with CSL Behring to Raise Awareness of Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency, a Commonly Misdiagnosed Respiratory Disease 2Health News:Melissa Biggs, Fashion Designer and Former Baywatch Actress, Teams with CSL Behring to Raise Awareness of Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency, a Commonly Misdiagnosed Respiratory Disease 3Health News:Melissa Biggs, Fashion Designer and Former Baywatch Actress, Teams with CSL Behring to Raise Awareness of Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency, a Commonly Misdiagnosed Respiratory Disease 4Health News:Melissa Biggs, Fashion Designer and Former Baywatch Actress, Teams with CSL Behring to Raise Awareness of Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency, a Commonly Misdiagnosed Respiratory Disease 5Health News:United Concordia Dental Celebrates National Smile Month 2Health News:Vitamin D Use Linked to Lower Mortality in Kidney Patients 2Health News:Homecare Workers Outraged by Proposed Cuts, Wage Reductions 2
(Date:12/24/2014)... /PRNewswire/  -- Tianyin Pharmaceutical Inc. (NYSE Amex: ... in the patented biopharmaceutical, modernized traditional Chinese medicine ... released unaudited preliminary financial results for the first ... Year 2015 Ended September 30, 2014 Financial Highlights: ... $14.7 million in 1Q14 with gross margins improved ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... N.J. , Dec. 24, 2014 ... a late-stage biopharmaceutical company developing products that address ... oncology and biodefense, announced today that on December ... public offering. The Company raised approximately ... and intends to use the net proceeds from ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... , Dec. 24, 2014  Conkwest, Inc., the ... the proprietary Natural Killer (NK) cell-line platform, Neukoplast® ... Patrick Soon-Shiong , NantWorks founder, physician scientist ... agreement to purchase approximately $48 million of the ... the investment, he will be named Co-Chairman of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 2TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 3TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 4TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 5TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 6TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 7TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 8TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 9TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 10TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 11TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 12Soligenix Announces Closing of Public Offering of Units 2Soligenix Announces Closing of Public Offering of Units 3Conkwest Announces $50m In Strategic Investments And Appoints NantWorks Founder, Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong As Co-Chairman Of The Board 2Conkwest Announces $50m In Strategic Investments And Appoints NantWorks Founder, Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong As Co-Chairman Of The Board 3Conkwest Announces $50m In Strategic Investments And Appoints NantWorks Founder, Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong As Co-Chairman Of The Board 4Conkwest Announces $50m In Strategic Investments And Appoints NantWorks Founder, Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong As Co-Chairman Of The Board 5
... BETHLEHEM, Pa., April 26, 2011 In collaboration ... for Anticancer Drug Research (CESAR) announced today that ... paclitaxel therapeutic drug management (TDM) with subsequent pharmacokinetic-guided ... non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).  The study will ...
... International Limited (NYSE: MR ), a leading developer, ... it will report its financial results for the first quarter ... May 9, 2011. Mindray,s management will hold an earnings conference ... Time (8:00 PM on May 10, 2011 Beijing/Hong Kong Time). ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Central European Society for Anticancer Drug Research Announces Start of Enrollment in First Randomized Trial of Pharmacokinetic-Guided Dose Adjustment of Paclitaxel in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer 2Central European Society for Anticancer Drug Research Announces Start of Enrollment in First Randomized Trial of Pharmacokinetic-Guided Dose Adjustment of Paclitaxel in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer 3Central European Society for Anticancer Drug Research Announces Start of Enrollment in First Randomized Trial of Pharmacokinetic-Guided Dose Adjustment of Paclitaxel in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer 4Central European Society for Anticancer Drug Research Announces Start of Enrollment in First Randomized Trial of Pharmacokinetic-Guided Dose Adjustment of Paclitaxel in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer 5Mindray to Report First Quarter 2011 Financial Results on May 9, 2011 2
Triangular shaped tips. Marked for 5 mm and 10 mm tucks. Round knurled handle with polished finish....
Angled shafts with 9 mm scaled jaws. 1 mm teeth on one jaw fit into holes on the other jaw. Slide lock and serrated handle with polished finish. Right....
Shafts angled 45 degrees, 10 mm from tip to bend. 1 x 2 teeth. Serrated handle with polished finish. Most popular size or model....
Straight shafts with 5.5 mm tying platform and 1 mm crisscross serrated tips. Wide serrated handle with polished finish....
Medicine Products: