Latest Osteoarthritis Stories

2013-10-10 23:29:43

Treatment Option Gives Hope to 20 Million Living With Osteoarthritis of the Knee Irvine, Calif. (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 A new study published in The American Journal of Orthopedics concluded that 70 percent of patients with osteoarthritis of the knee who were treated with BioniCare, a non-invasive pulsed electrical stimulator from VQ OrthoCare®, combined with an unloading brace for the knee, showed significant clinical benefit as determined by standard outcomes used to measure...

2013-10-03 09:01:23

Common sports injury can lead to osteoarthritis in later life In late summer and early fall when youth and college sports begin, it's a similar refrain: a star on the varsity basketball team tore her anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) and is out for the season after surgery. A college football game stopped as a defensive safety hobbles off the field with an ACL injury. Annually in the U.S., more than 200,000 ACL injuries are reported, often by active young adult and adolescent athletes,...

2013-09-30 23:18:55

InterHealth Nutraceutical announced last week that UC-II® Undenatured Type II Collagen received top honors at the 2013 Natural Supplement Research Competition hosted by the Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine. UC-II® is the active ingredient found in TFX Flex™ and other popular joint health supplements that offer clinically proven joint pain relief. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 InterHealth Nutraceutical announced last week that one of the company’s...

2013-09-20 23:18:29

The comprehensive arthroscopic management (CAM) procedure, developed by Dr. Peter Millett, Director of Shoulder Surgery at The Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colorado, has been proven as an effective alternative to delay shoulder replacement in young, active patients. Vail, Colorado (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 Newly published research, shows that the innovative CAM procedure is a viable surgical option to delay shoulder replacement for young, active adults suffering from shoulder osteoarthritis...

2013-09-18 23:28:47

TFX Health, LLC and General Nutrition Company (GNC) have teamed up to introduce the popular joint health supplement TFX Flex™ which is now available at GNC stores nationwide. TFX Flex™ contains a revolutionary new dietary ingredient that has been shown in clinical studies to be 2X more effective than glucosamine & chondroitin for joint pain relief. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 TFX Health, LLC teamed up with GNC earlier this year to introduce TFX Flex™, a popular...

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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.