Monthly Archives: May 2014

New Osteoarthritis Treatment Must Be Out of Star Trek Movie!

Scientists at the University of Pittsburgh, led by Dr. Rocky Tuan, are developing the most exciting new osteoarthritis treatment I have seen in a long time. They are 3D printing new cartilage!

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Foot Osteoarthritis : why isn’t more being done?

A UK study has found that foot osteoarthritis affects about 1 in 5 people over the age of 50. They found the majority of  affected people found the condition moderately or severely disabling and have difficulty doing everyday activities such as walking, … Continue reading

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Osteoarthritis Treatment : an ancient one given a fresh twist!

Honey bee stings are an ancient osteoarthritis treatment. In fact I have a neighbour who is an orchid grower. He swears by this. He has OA in the base of his thumb and when it plays him up he grabs a … Continue reading

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