joint disease

Risk Factors for Knee Pain

The knee is the largest joint in the body and for many Americans, it’s not holding up very well. More than 600,000 knee replacements are performed every year in the U.S., and the demand is increasing. When adults, especially those over the age of 60, complain about joint pain or … Read More

8 Ways to Protect Yourself from Aluminum Poisoning

Paramount to protecting yourself from the toxic effects of aluminum poisoning is taking care to avoid ingesting it or exposing yourself to it through medications, skin care products, and other sources of aluminum contamination. But even with careful avoidance, aluminum is so abundant in the environment and so widely used … Read More

The Surprising Healing Power of Sweating

Where I live in Seattle, August is the perfect month to get outdoors, enjoy the sun, and do some good old-fashioned sweating. For some ultra-therapeutic sweating, I’m hoping to make it to the mountains and hike up to some hot springs this month. But I’ll also be doing some day-to-day … Read More

Managing Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is the most common type of joint disease, arising from the breakdown of cartilage, bone, and other tissues in the joints.1 The knees and hips are most commonly affected, followed by the spine, feet, and hands. After age 50, your risk of osteoarthritis increases dramatically. By age 65, 80% … Read More

3 Common Natural Remedies for Joint Pain Get Mixed Research Results

Part 1 looked at SAM-e, boswellia extract, vitamin D, curcumin phytosome, and avocado-soybean unsaponofiables and is available here. No discussion about natural remedies for joint pain would be complete without the inclusion of glucosamine, chondroitin, and methylsulfonylmethane (MSM). These three compounds have been studied in more clinical trials and have … Read More

Enter Your Login Credentials
This setting should only be used on your home or work computer.

×