You might be surprised how much your nails can tell you about your overall health. A dermatologist explains.
If arthritis or back pain are causing you problems behind the wheel, don’t despair. Occupational therapist Patrick Baker offers these practical tips to help you continue driving as comfortably as possible.
Physically active children have aches and pains. But if stiffness, swelling and other discomforts last more than six weeks, ask your doctor about juvenile arthritis.
No special diet can make arthritis go away. But a few changes in the way you eat may relieve some of those aches and pains. Learn which foods to maximize in your diet.
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Find the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our series, The Short Answer. Rheumatologist Margaret Tsai, MD, answers this one about magnetic and copper bracelets for arthritis.
Do tomatoes, potatoes, eggplant or other “nightshade” veggies worsen arthritis? Discover the truth about common questions in our series, The Short Answer. Rheumatologist Leonard Calabrese, DO, fields this one.
Find the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” Rheumatologist Chad Deal, MD, answers this one about reactive arthritis.
For most people with osteoarthritis, the cause of their condition is unclear. But certain factors are known to increase your risk for osteoarthritis. One of them is an injury from sports or some other trauma.
Find the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” An orthopaedic surgeon answers this one about rub-on pain relievers.
You may want to consider adding topical pain relievers such as creams, ointments, lotions, patches and rubs to your pain relief arsenal. These over-the-counter products can ease arthritis aches without the potential side effects of pills.