For Blake Kadra, arthritis had caused him to stop playing sports ... prior to surgery to decrease risks from infection and to see if it will ease pain. But weight loss is difficult when exercising hurts. But if you think you must lose those extra …
Body image issues are particularly rampant among chronically ill girls and young women, who often gain/lose weight due to various medications ... s disease has led to me developing inflammatory arthritis in my hands, feet and knees, the …
Researchers have calculated that a 10-12 pound weight loss reduces the risk of wear and tear arthritis (osteoarthritis) by nearly half. For reasons that are not completely understood (probably related to decreased circulation to joints and …
If you're one of the millions of people suffering from knee pain, take heart. Heavy adults with knee osteoarthritis who lose 10% of their starting weight can significantly reduce their knee pain, walk faster and improve their mobility, a new …
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 …
W hen joints ache, it’s hard to find comfort in a plate of celery sticks. But slimming down doesn’t have to mean tasteless foods, and it’s crucial for women with rheumatoid arthritis. Start losing weight with these 16 rheumatoid arthritis diet …
Losing weight while taking biologics for psoriatic arthritis (PsA) resulted in greater symptom improvement among obese/overweight compared than no weight loss. Biologic treatment combined with weight loss reduced p soriatic …
C. Thomas Vangsness, Jr., MD, professor of orthopaedic surgery and chief of sports medicine at the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, says most of his arthritis patients who lose weight notice that their …
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 improved more among people who cut …