Arthritis

Arthritis

5 Myths About Arthritis

Plus Ways to Ease the Aches About one in six Americans will have to cope with osteoarthritis* during their lifetimes.…

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Gut Bacteria Linked to Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis is a devastating disease...painful, disabling, disfiguring. Though scientists know that it’s an autoimmune illness—a mistaken attack by the…

Gout

Cherries: The Fruit That Fights Gout

Even if your home-remedy-loving grandma swore that cherries were good for fighting gout, your doctor may have expressed skepticism due…

Arthritis

Natural Remedies to Soothe Arthritis

Arthritis is easily the most common cause of physical disability in America. A newly released report from the National Institutes…

Osteoarthritis

Arthritis—Easy Ways to Beat the Pain

Breakthrough research from the US and Europe Osteoarthritis has long been considered a "wear-and-tear" disease associated with age-related changes that…

Arthritis

The Anti-Arthritis Diet

In my rheumatology practice I often treat patients suffering from painfully arthritic joints who have been unable to get relief,…

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid Arthritis Increases Deadly Blood Clot Risk

Rheumatoid arthritis itself isn’t fatal. But: Researchers recently discovered that having this kind of arthritis can double or even triple…

Arthritis

Special Tea for Arthritis Pain

Do your joints ache with arthritis pain? Here's a remedy to sooth the soreness without dangerous side effects: Bring one-half…

Arthritis

Natural Cures for Arthritis

Research shows they really work! If you have arthritis, you may have shied away from natural medicine in the past…

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Treat Sleep Problems to Minimize Arthritis Disability

Since rheumatoid arthritis (RA) affects about twice as many women as men, the implications of a new study are especially…

Gout

What Causes Gout?

Q: My friend has gout. What causes this, and how can he get relief? A: Gout is a type of…

Arthritis

How Bad Will Your Arthritis Get?

It’s not exactly a crystal ball, but doctors have a new way to predict the future health of your knees…

Arthritis

Arthritis Need Not Be Depressing—But It Can Be

If you have arthritis (or someone you know does), here’s an important new warning: Pay close attention to how the…

Gout

Tiptoeing Around

If you have ever broken a toe (I usually do it once a summer, thanks to a tendency to go…

Gout

Gout Comes Back: High-Fat Diet Causes Painful Arthritic Condition

Why Is This Old-Time Rich Man's Disease Making a Modern Comeback? Brought on by overindulging in food and drink, gout…