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Topical Pain Relief for Arthritis
There are over-the-counter and prescription-strength topical arthritis pain relief options, and they typically fall into one of four categories...
What Is Pannus?
The inflammatory response in joints that rheumatoid arthritis causes leads to the formation of abnormal tissue called pannus...
Hand Pain and Rheumatoid Arthritis
Inflammation, swelling, and stiffness in the joints of the hand can be the first sign of a patient's rheumatoid arthritis...
Integrative Medicine for Arthritis Pain Relief
Integrative medicine for arthritis pain management is a combination of conventional Western medical treatments and alternative treatments...
Dietary Supplements for Treating Arthritis
Dietary supplements including vitamins, minerals, and herbs may be effective in reducing or preventing some kinds of inflammation...
Turmeric and Curcumin for Arthritis
Curcumin, a chemical compound found in turmeric, has been found to have anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties...
Sacroiliac Joint Pain and Inflammation
Inflammation of the SI joints, which connect the pelvis to the spine, can be a telltale sign of several types of inflammatory arthritis...
Applying Heat vs. Cold to an Arthritic Joint
Heat and/or cold therapies can be an inexpensive way to effectively treat pain and inflammation in arthritic joints...