Monthly Archives: October 2012

Causes of OA is Linked with Type 2 Diabetes

When I first saw this headline about the causes of OA and type 2 diabetes being linked I thought “No surprise there!”. After all it has long been known being overweight contributes to the onset of osteoarthritis in weight bearing joints. The … Continue reading

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NSAIDs Side Effects Now Include High Blood Pressure

The list of NSAIDs side effects just keeps on growing! The latest one is that NSAIDs increase the risk of high blood pressure in seniors by a massive 40%! Remember the longer you are on them the higher the risk … Continue reading

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Hip Joint Resurfacing Surgery : new research

This new study suggests you should think carefully about hip joint resurfacing surgery and maybe should consider hip joint replacement instead, especially if you are a woman. The study was reported at News Medical who say hip joint resurfacing surgery is unsuitable for … Continue reading

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