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Ask The Doctors: January 2018

I just had my first gout attack. Do I need to take chronic medication to prevent the next attack? I would like to...

Knee Pain: Front and Center

Do you have pain in the front of your knee and feel a grinding sensation when you bend your knee? If so, you may have...

In The News: January 2018

Low back pain is extremely common, affecting about three-quarters of Americans some time in their lives. A study...

Troubleshooting Hand Pain

Your incredible intricate hands allow you to do amazing things, from mundane jobs, such as opening jars or typing, to...

Knee Pain Treatment Targets Nerves

 Subscribers OnlyOsteoarthritis commonly affects the knee joint, which explains the hundreds of thousands of knee joint replacement...

In The News: December 2017

Oral Contraceptive Use May Lower Risk for Rheumatoid Arthritis. Knee Osteoarthritis Twice as Common as in the past....

Ask the Doctors: November 2017

I have some hydrocodone pills left over from surgery I had. Is it okay to use them occasionally when pain from...

Diet for Rheumatoid Arthritis

 Subscribers OnlyThere is not one specific rheumatoid arthritis diet. Nonetheless, what you eat does matter. “People with...

Knee Pain? Work Out in Water

 Subscribers OnlyIf you have arthritis in the knees and other joints in the lower body, simple movements of daily life can be painful,...

Rebalance to Relieve Low Back Pain

 Subscribers OnlyJust below the column of the spine, there’s a triangular bone called the sacrum, which connects to the pelvic...

In The News: November 2017

A study published in the American Journal of Medicine (July 2017) identified certain lifestyle factors that increase...

Ask the Doctors: October 2017

My wife takes a drug for osteoporosis. She’s encouraging me to get a bone density test. I’m a 72-year-old...

In The News: October 2017

A new study backs up earlier research suggesting that regularly eating fish may help reduce joint pain and swelling...

Thaw Out Frozen Shoulder

 Subscribers OnlyPain and stiffness in your shoulder that limits mobility can have several possible causes. One of them is a frozen...

Troubleshooting Knee Pain

Do you have pain in your knee? If you haven’t suffered a sudden injury and are in middle or older age, you may...

Reactive Arthritis & NSAIDs

I’ve been diagnosed with reactive arthritis. Is this a chronic condition or will it go away? I’ve been...