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Arthritis Treatment

Regrow Your Knee: How a Meniscus Implant Can Encourage Self-Healing

Kevin R. Stone, M.D. | Posted 06.24.2016 | Healthy Living
Kevin R. Stone, M.D.

The availability of the CMI is good news for people who badly tear their meniscus cartilage. Ideally, meniscus cartilage tears must be repaired and reconstructed when they are freshly diagnosed

Taking on Arthritis

Maria Rodale | Posted 02.08.2015 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Isaac Eliaz, MD, MS, LAc, integrative medicine pioneer Joints work so well, we often take them for granted. These wonderfully engine...

This Tiny Device Could Change Medicine Forever

HuffPost Live | Posted 05.30.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

A machine the size of pea could be the answer to healing the painful inflammation that comes from arthritis. Dr. Kevin Tracey joined HuffPost Live'...

Take Two Breaths and Call Me in the Morning: An Unexpected Source of Relief From Arthritis Pain

Vijay Vad, M.D. | Posted 11.25.2013 | Healthy Living
Vijay Vad, M.D.

Proper breathing in a slow, controlled rhythm is the fastest pain reliever you can use. Your goal is to relax -- the opposite of what the pain response is. It is normal to tense up when in pain. By activating the relaxation response you are, in fact, reducing your pain.

Stay Active With Arthritis

Vijay Vad, M.D. | Posted 07.31.2013 | Healthy Living
Vijay Vad, M.D.

By 2030, one out of every three Americans will suffer from arthritis.If you have arthritis pain, the good news is that you can become self-empowered to manage your own arthritis pain.

Top Foods And Tips To Fight Arthritis

Holly B. Clegg | Posted 07.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Holly B. Clegg

Although a variety of foods are always important, there are certain vitamins and nutrients that specifically help prevent inflammation and ease the symptoms of arthritis.

How Do You Get the Gout?

Linda Larrowe Bergersen | Posted 03.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Linda Larrowe Bergersen

One of the latest drugs being advertised is for relief of the gout. Its disclaimer states that in taking the drug, "your gout may flare up when you s...

13 Things You Should Know About Arthritis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Most people with arthritis have osteoarthritis, which commonly occurs with age. But there's another type called rheumatoid arthritis (RA), a serious ...

13 Natural Remedies For Arthritis (PHOTOS) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

When joint cartilage wears away, bone rubs against bone, causing osteoarthritis. Sound painful? It is. 

Osteoarthritis seriously impairs the qual...

6 Diet Changes That Could Help Relieve Arthritis Pain (PHOTOS) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Anywhere from 33 percent to 75 percent of people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) feel that there are some foods that make symptoms, such as stiff and p...

6 Ways To Use Nutrition And Supplements To Relieve Arthritis Pain

Leo Galland, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Leo Galland, M.D.

Arthritis is the most common cause of disability in the U.S., affecting 43 million people and limiting physical activity in almost 19 million every year. Nutrition is underutilized in arthritis treatment. Can it help with the pain?

What to Do if You Have Arthritis, Part One

Dr. Andrew Lange | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Andrew Lange

Testing your body will give you the clues you need in solving the mystery of arthritis.The first step in understanding arthritis is finding out what specific type of arthritis you have.

What to Do About Arthritis, Part 2: Some Things You May Not Know About Treatment

Dr. Andrew Lange | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Andrew Lange

Orthodox and Alternative treatments have shown success in treating the symptoms of arthritis. But it's more important to find how daily habits affect the processes that contribute to arthritis.