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2013-08-21 10:22:13

Although a pooling of data from 12 studies showed a statistically significant association between use of lateral wedge insoles and lower pain in medial knee osteoarthritis, among trials comparing wedge insoles with neutral insoles, there was no significant or clinically important association between use of wedge insoles and reduction in knee pain, according to a study in the August 21 issue of JAMA. "Osteoarthritis of the knee is a common painful chronic disease whose prevalence is...

2013-08-20 12:26:24

Carrie Ann Inaba Joins Campaign to Help Fight Arthritis; On September 18, $10 from Every Massage or Facial to Benefit the Arthritis Foundation SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Aug. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Massage Envy Spa and the Arthritis Foundation have joined forces to host the third annual Healing Hands for Arthritis, a one-day national event to raise funds to find a cure for arthritis. On Sept. 18, 2013, all of Massage Envy's nearly 900 locations will donate $10 from every one-hour massage...

2013-08-19 13:21:03

The Boston Marathon bombing brought international attention back to the devastating effects of terrorism. There were numerous victims with severe injuries that needed immediate attention. A novel study in Arthritis Care & Research, a journal published by Wiley on behalf of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR), presents cases from Boston-area hospitals where victims were treated, examining the medical response and imaging technologies used to save lives and limbs. On April 15,...

2013-08-15 23:24:27

Healing Hands for Arthritis will be held on Wednesday, September 18th at all Massage Envy locations, with $10 from every massage and facial being donated to the Arthritis Foundation. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 On Wednesday, September 18th, Massage Envy clinics in New York and New Jersey will participate in Healing Hands for Arthritis. Now in its third successful year, the Healing Hands For Arthritis event means that Massage Envy donates $10 from every facial and massage to the...

2013-08-14 23:24:46

How To Reverse Fibromyalgia Now created by Matt Traverso is a new book that covers an effective and safe treatment for fibromyalgia. A full How To Reverse Fibromyalgia Now overview on the site HealthReviewCenter.com indicates if the book is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 How To Reverse Fibromyalgia Now book introduces to people an advanced physical therapy treatment for fibromyalgia, and some safe and effective supplements they must take to stop the symptoms of this...

2013-08-14 23:21:06

InventHelp, America's Largest Inventor Service Company, is submitting the Open Wide for Rings to companies for review. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 An inventor from Sandy, Utah, has developed an invention for arthritis sufferers who wear rings. The OPEN WIDE FOR RINGS allows rings to fit snugly, even with large knuckles. It ensures the article of jewelry maintains an attractive appearance. Designed for increased comfort when compared to standard jewelry, it is ideal for use...

2013-08-14 12:27:16

Organization Honors Mary Blades' Service to the Scleroderma Community DANVERS, Mass., Aug. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Scleroderma Foundation recently honored a Missouri resident with its Lifetime Achievement Award. Mary Blades, of Springfield, has served as president of the Missouri Chapter for eight years. She also sits on the organization's National Board of Directors and its Advocacy Committee. Through the years, Blades has dedicated herself at both the local and...

2013-08-14 12:25:29

Summer Issue of Lupus Now® Magazine highlights his journey as an entertainer and public figure living with lupus WASHINGTON, Aug. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As a multitalented entertainer and successful television personality and entrepreneur, Nick Cannon has a lot on his plate. The 32-year-old husband and father of two, who battles with lupus nephritis (kidney disease), took on another role: lupus awareness advocate. Cannon has used his voice and platform to raise...

2013-08-14 08:29:50

Ampion Study Meets Primary Endpoint with High Statistical Significance; All Primary Study Objectives were Achieved GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., Aug. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ampio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT: AMPE) today announced positive results from the SPRING study (clinicaltrials.gov NCT01839331) of Ampion for the treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee (OAK). In this study of 329 patients, patients treated with a single intra-articular injection of Ampion achieved a clinically...

2013-08-13 23:26:45

A new pilot study published earlier this year in the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine showed that UC-II®, the active ingredient found in the popular joint health supplement TFX Flex™ improves joint flexibility, mobility and comfort. The new study corroborates the results of an earlier human clinical study published in International Journal of Medical Science that showed the ingredient resulted in joint pain relief. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 A...