Latest Glucosamine Stories

2011-03-01 06:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultramarathoner and internationally recognized endurance athlete, Dean Karnazes is literally on the run.

2011-01-27 00:00:43

As natural products become increasingly popular for treating a wide variety of ailments, as well as vitamin regiments for shoring up general immune system health, the Gold Crown Natural Products company celebrates a newly designed website by rolling out a spring sale of preferred supplements based on decades of research on how the human body reacts to foods a nutrients as opposed to depending on animal laboratory tests.

2011-01-25 10:07:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A comprehensive review of oral glucosamine use and its effect on glucose metabolism in normal and diabetic individuals has been accepted for publication in an upcoming edition of Diabetes Metabolism Research and Reviews.

2010-12-17 00:00:42

One in five adults has chronic joint symptoms, yet half of those people thing nothing can be done to help them.

2010-10-27 17:22:47

High doses or prolonged use of glucosamine causes the death of pancreatic cells and could increase the risk of developing diabetes.

2010-09-18 06:39:06

According to a study by Swiss scientists, two supplements taken by millions of people around the globe for joint pain do not work and health authorities or insurers should not pay for the drugs.

2010-09-17 13:43:57

Two popular supplements taken by millions of people around the world to combat joint pain, do not work, finds research published on bmj.com today.

2010-08-16 12:51:00

BIRMINGHAM, U.K., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Osteoarthritis is a crippling disease worldwide, with an estimated eight million sufferers in the UK alone.

2010-07-30 16:19:48

How much pain osteoarthritis sufferers feel is directly related to their mental health.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.