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New Treatment for Osteoarthritis Stops Progression and Pain

This is a promising new treatment for osteoarthritis that not only reduces the pain but also stops the progression of the disease. If this is successful then it will be a major break through in treating OA and will end … Continue reading

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Does Ultrasound Relieve OA?

Ultrasound is commonly used by physiotherapists for OA. Sometimes they use an anti-inflammatory cream with the ultrasound, a method termed phonophoresis and this supposedly improves the absorption of the anti-inflammatory cream. But do either of these therapies relieve your OA?

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Osteoarthritis Pain Medication : what to take and when

The Daily Mail reported about a new osteoarthritis pain medication that gave good pain relief, halving the amount of pain for people with knee osteoarthritis. This drug is called duloxetine and was developed as an anti-depressant. Many anti-depressant drugs help because … Continue reading

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