Joint Conditions

Knee

Question: I’ve Got Knee Arthritis But I Want to Stay Active. I Keep Seeing Ads for Compression Braces and Sleeves. Do They Work?

Answer: I sometimes tell patients to apply any kind of sleeve or brace because it has a proprioceptive effect. That…

Knee

To Ease Knee Arthritis Pain, This Depression-Era Treatment Is Newly Popular

When it comes to treating the pain of knee arthritis, something old is new again. Prolotherapy, a procedure first developed…

Hip

Same-Day Hip Surgery

This procedure is becoming more common…but is it right for you? Until recently, people who needed a hip replacement were…

Joint Conditions

Healing Vegetable for Joint Pain

If your joints ache with gout, rheumatism or minor arthritis pain, you might want to take a bite out of…

Joint Conditions

Help for Aching Joints

Do you have some joint pain? It could be a cranky elbow or achy knee due to a strain or…

Gout

How to Treat Gout in 5 Easy Steps

How to treat gout naturally and ward off future painful attacks. Julia, age 65, woke with a start at 2…

Arthritis

The Amazing Gin-Soaked Raisin Remedy for Arthritis

We demonstrated this remedy on national television, and the feedback has been incredible. One woman wrote to tell us that…

Knee

Got Knee Pain?

How to choose the right treatment… Why live with a bum knee when you can have less pain and more…

Arthritis

Soothing Arthritis Treatment…Wacky, But It Works!

Would you like to try a natural topical soother for occasional arthritis flares? Here’s a recipe… Grate three tablespoons of…

Arthritis

Even if You Have Arthritis, High-Impact Exercise Can Help Your Knees

When your knees hurt climbing the stairs, you don’t exactly feel like jumping for joy. But that may be exactly…

Knee

A New Way to “Chill Out” Knee Pain without Drugs

If you suffer from knee pain, you may have tried to “grin and bear it”—and when that didn’t work, you…

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Sudden Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms? It Might Be Chikungunya Virus

You may not yet have heard of chikungunya virus, but chances are you will be hearing a lot about it…and…

Joint Conditions

The Real Reason Your Joints Won’t Stop Hurting

When arthritis doesn’t get better, bone spurs could be the culprit… That stabbing, aching pain in your joints may mean…

Joint Conditions

Guide to Joint Pain Relief

Maybe your joints act up whenever the weather changes (yes, this really can happen!)…or from arthritis…or when you overdo it…

Knee

Avoid Knee Surgery to Avoid Osteoarthritis

If you’ve been told by an orthopedist that the only way to get rid of your unrelenting knee pain is…