Bones & Joints

Plagued by Back Pain?

· · Bones & Joints
Back pain is a common experience, and statistics show that most people will experience back pain at least once in their lifetime. The symptoms can vary from a dull ache to sharp stabbing sensations. The pain may be slow in coming, progressing from a small niggling throb to something more … Read More

News Briefs: CBD; Antibiotics

· · Bones & Joints
Arthritis Foundation Issues CBD Guidelines A July 2019 Arthritis Foundation survey of 2,600 people with arthritis found significant use of and interest in CBD-based products for pain relief. CBD, short for cannabidiol, is an active compound found in the cannabis plant. The CBD in most products is extracted from hemp … Read More

Hidden Risks of Corticosteroid Shots

· · Bones & Joints
Crticosteroid shots can offer much-needed pain relief for people with osteoarthritis of the knee and hip. While these in-tra-articular (into the joint) injections don’t work for everyone, they’re generally seen as harmless and worth a try. But in the Oc-tober 2019 issue of Radiology, a team of researchers from Boston … Read More

Resources

· · Bones & Joints
Aids for Arthritis www.aidsforarthritis.com aidsforarthritis@gmail.com 800-654-0707 1019 A Industrial Dr. West Berlin, NJ 08091 American Academy of Medical Acupuncture www.medicalacupuncture.org info@medicalacupuncture.org 310-379-8261 2512 Artesia Blvd., Suite 200 Redondo Beach, CA 90278 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons www.aaos.org 847-823-7186 9400 West Higgins Rd. Rosemont, IL 60018 American College of Rheumatology www.rheumatology.org … Read More

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