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Workings Of The Knee

23rd October 2009
Like the elbow, the knee joint is an example of a hinge joint with added complexity. The condyles of the femur are enlarged rounded areas at the base of the femur and they make up the knee joint with the enlarged flattened area of the upper end of the tib... Read >
Author: David Ravech

Everything Think About Arthritis...

22nd September 2009
One in three adult Americans suffer from some form of arthritis and the disease affects about twice as many women as men. Arthritic diseases include rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis, which are autoimmune diseases; septic arthritis, caused by ... Read >
Author: 123

Cortisone Shots and The Side Effects You Should be Aware of

10th April 2009
What is a cortisone shot?A cortisone shot or a cortisone injection is given to patients to relieve pain mainly caused by joint inflammation. The ankle, hip, shoulder, elbow, knee, wrist and spine joints are the most common areas in the body where patients... Read >
Author: Jgroux

All About Hyaluronic Acid

13th April 2008
What is hyaluronic acid? Hyaluronic acid (HA) is a naturally occurring sugar (polysaccharide) in the body and a component of synovial fluid (1) and subcutaneous tissue (2). HA is being explored extensively by the medical community as a treatment for de... Read >
Author: Vitacost.com, Inc.

Wonders of Glucosamine Chondroitin

08th September 2006
Glucosamine Chondroitin is a mixture of glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate. These are both naturally occurring supplements. They are both found in the body as building blocks of cartilages, mucous membranes, synovial fluid, the fluid that fills joint spa... Read >
Author: Joyce Dietzel

How Lemon Juice Power Gives You Asthma Relief

27th January 2006
If you just found out you have asthma or are a long time asthma sufferer, here's step one to start off on your natural remedy lifestyle to reducing and controlling your asthma. Use of lemon juice has been found to have tremendous benefits in the body a... Read >
Author: Rudy Silva
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