Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Vitamins and Supplements

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A variety of supplements exist for the supposed treatment of osteoarthritis.  Some provide pain relief while others claim to actually help stop the progression of the disease.  Cherry extract, glucosamine and chondroitin are the most popular supplements for osteoarthritis, though their efficacy has been questioned by doctors and research studies.

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Merely Me, Health Guide, commented on Something Smells Fishy About Fish Oil Indeed!  It is the perfect song for a Friday.   If ever I need…

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Christina Lasich, MD, Health Pro, commented on Vitamin D and Osteoarthritis I think the "sudden" rise in the incidence of Vitamin D deficiency actually has to do with…

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Christina Lasich, MD, Health Pro, answered Does Omega-3-fatty acid helps in… Taking more omega-3 fatty acid alone is not really enough to prevent…

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Dr. Amy Thomas, Health Guide, answered Ihave lower leg pain are there vitamins… Low levels of the electrolytes potassium, magnesium, and calcium can…

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