NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Intensive weight loss together with regular exercise did more to ease knee arthritis than exercise alone for overweight and obese adults in a new U.S. study. Knee inflammation, pain and functioning all …
The research Gretchen Linden did to find a way to ease the misery from her rheumatoid arthritis resulted in her changing her diet, losing 75 pounds and reducing her medicines by 80 percent. Since the weight loss, she has “ditched the …
LONDON: Losing weight in Arthritis can be difficult as even the simplest of movements can be hard to perform. But that doesn't mean people with arthritis, who are looking to lose weight should miss out in doing some exercises. Here are …
If you're severely – or morbidly – obese and have rheumatoid arthritis, weight-loss surgery may greatly improve your symptoms, and there's even a good chance that it may cause the disease to go into remission. These are the findings …
“Many people who seek out surgery do so because of medical conditions that make it difficult or impossible to lose weight, like hypothyroidism, depression, endocrine disorders, or arthritis,” explains Dr. Smith. Even for people without …
As the chief of joint replacement surgery at Mount Sinai, Michael Bronson is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in replacing hips and knees. Over the past 26 years, he has done between 6,000 and 8,000 hip and knee replacements. …
FRIDAY, March 13 (HealthDay News) -- Losing weight may not help prevent the progression of knee osteoarthritis, a new study suggests. Researchers looked at more than 2,600 people with the knee ailment who were at high risk for the …