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how can i help my arthritis without taking medications

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
See below: Here is a link to a number of things you can try: http://www.Webmd.Com/rheumatoid-arthritis/guide/rheumatoid-arthritis-natural-treatments.

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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Cluett
21 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Preventing Arthritis: Preventing the progression of arthritis is best accomplished with different steps including medications. Other helpful tools can include appropriate ... Read More
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Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
Several: Exercise within limits, trying to both cardio and strengthening exercises. Within you limits! if you have pain, scale back! lose weight. Fat adds st ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gustavo Carbone
19 years experience Rheumatology
Depends on arthritis: It depends on which type of arthritis you have. Osteoarthritis, which is very common for example in the knees can be linked to obesity and part of the ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gustavo Carbone
19 years experience Rheumatology
Depends on arthritis: It depends on which type of arthritis you have. Osteoarthritis, which is very common for example in the knees can be linked to obesity and part of the ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Specializes in Family Medicine
Depends: There are different kinds of arthritis. Osteoarthritis is more common. Medications do not help the arthritis, but help manage the symptoms. In rheumat ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bettina Herbert
20 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Let food b ur medici: Start w/ an anti-inflammatory diet (find online). This takes time but will serve you well in the long run. Add antiinflammatory herbs like turmeric, g ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Betty Keller
35 years experience Rheumatology
Great: There have been marked advances in the treatment of arthritis. There are a lot of on going studies testing current medications and continued research ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Badman
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends: If you are overweight, the best means of reducing stress on your joints is weight loss. For painful arthrits of the knee for every pound you are over ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ty Endean
Dr. Ty Endean answered
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Mobility: Arthritis of all forms tends to rob you of your joint motion. As a result the soft tissue envelope around the joint then also get tight. I would rec ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
29 years experience Rheumatology
Depends: Technology good for inflammatory arthritis, but not for the more common oa>.

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