Latest Joint pain Stories

2009-09-28 15:26:00

Estrogen levels following menopause may impact risk of joint pain caused by drugs; electro-acupuncture proves helpful for alleviating symptoms.

2009-02-24 06:45:00

Biomet's Signature(TM) Personalized Patient Care System Provides a Customized Approach to Joint Replacement Surgery to Help Overcome Joint Pain WARSAW, Ind., Feb.

2008-09-23 15:00:10

WARSAW, Ind., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Centers For Disease Control (CDC), almost one in three African-Americans suffers from joint pain.

2008-07-28 06:01:22

Numerous studies have shown the benefits of omega-3 fatty acids for everything from decreasing joint pain to improving cardiovascular and ophthalmologic health. Depression is another condition garnering attention from researchers studying the benefits of omega-3s.

2007-01-10 03:00:00

By Scharla, S; Oertel, H; Helsberg, K; Kessler, F;

2005-09-02 15:56:35

One of the most effective new treatments for breast cancer is a hormone therapy. Aromatase inhibitors work by powerfully blocking the conversion of androgen precursors into estrogens, which lowers estradiol levels in the bloodstream and estrogen levels in peripheral tissues. Because aromatase inhibitors reduce the rates of recurrence in women with early-stage postmenopausal breast cancer, these agents are not only becoming widely used in breast cancer treatment, but also being explored for...

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