Monthly Archives: July 2012

Natural Anti Inflammatories : is white willow bark the best?

If you are considering using natural anti inflammatories for osteoarthritis I think it is important is you realise that just because the substance is natural it does not mean there are no side effects. Osteoarthritis is classified as a NON inflammatory type … Continue reading

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Knee and Hip Replacements Linked to Heart Attacks

A study has made a link between knee and hip replacements and people having heart attacks following the surgery. It is unclear what exactly is causing this but it appears to be in the 3 to 6 weeks immediately after hip … Continue reading

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Risks of NSAIDs – all arthritis patients should be monitored

Once again the risks of NSAIDs are shown. I find it amazing the number of people who are still prescribed NSAIDs in spite of all the recommendations not to do this. I am never sure if it because Doctors are … Continue reading

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