Latest knee arthritis Stories

2014-06-19 23:14:24

As Arthritis Action Month drew to a close in May, the Arthritis Foundations and United States Center for Disease Control brought to the forefront the importance of becoming educated on arthritis and other rheumatic conditions (or AORC) and arthritis related care issues, as presented in this infographic from EntraCell. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 One in two adults, 65 years and older, suffer through arthritis pain. Managing pain is a harsh reality when growing older, so any...

2014-05-02 23:05:37

Orthopedic surgeons at La Peer Health Systems’ Knee Surgery Center of Excellence in Los Angeles discuss new evidence that milk helps hold off osteoarthritis of the knee. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 According to new research published by the American College of Rheumatology, women who make a habit of consuming low-fat or fat-free milk show a slower progression of knee osteoarthritis. The study also found that women who consume cheese experience faster onset of the disease....

2014-04-25 23:09:42

Special Event in Astoria, NY: Well-known Orthopedic Surgeon Gives Talk on Conquering Your Knee Arthritis Astoria, New York (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 After a long, cold winter, many people suffering from knee arthritis are looking for ways to alleviate pain. In response to this need, Hands-On Physical Therapy of New York dedicated their latest bi-monthly “Help You Help Yourself” Wine and Cheese event to the subject of Conquering Your Knee Arthritis. This educational event, held at their...

2014-03-25 23:28:02

Dr. Evan Schwartz, an Orthopedic Surgeon in Astoria, NY, will discuss methods to help you manage your knee arthritis and alleviate your pain after such a rough winter. Astoria, NY (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Join Hands-On Physical Therapy of NY for their free bi-monthly “Help You Help Yourself” Wine & Cheese event entitled, "MANAGING Your KNEE ARTHRITIS," where attendees will find out ways to overcome this nagging ailment, so they will be able to return to their normal...

2014-03-11 23:33:10

Avail is conducting a Phase 2, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical research study to evaluate the safety and efficacy of an experimental ointment for qualified participants with primary osteoarthritis (OA) affecting a single knee joint. DeLand, FL (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 *To see if you qualify for this Osteoarthritis Clinical Trial in DeLand, visit Avail Clinical Research on the web (http://www.availclinical.com) or contact us directly at (386) 785-2404. There is no cost to...

2014-03-11 00:22:38

Study found 40 percent reduction in likelihood of heart attack, stroke or other "cardiovascular event" NEW ORLEANS, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hip and knee replacements have long been known to reduce pain and increase mobility in persons with moderate-to-severe arthritis. A study presented at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) also found that total joint replacement (TJR) may reduce the risk for "cardiac events," including...

2013-07-30 23:01:07

Hyalgan injections are now being offered by Total Health Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Center. This non-surgical treatment is an effective way to treat osteoarthritis in the knee. (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 Total Health Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Center, a clinic that prides itself in providing the latest innovative techniques for pain management in NJ, is pleased to announce that it now offers Hyalgan injections for knee pain. The injections combined with deep tissue...

2013-06-12 16:06:34

Findings on lupus in African-Americans, jumpy blood pressure in rheumatoid arthritis also out at EULAR The painful rheumatic condition gout is often associated with the big toe, but it turns out that patients at highest risk of further flare-ups are those whose gout first involved other joints, such as a knee or elbow, Mayo Clinic has found. The study is among several that Mayo researchers are presenting in Madrid at the European League Against Rheumatism's annual meeting. In other...

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