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Does bee venom help treat arthritis?

Does bee venom help treat arthritis?

Yes in rodents: For millenia bee venom has been used in chinese traditional medicine to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Does it really work? Is it safe? That's what has to be demonstrated to get fda approval. So far several studies demonstrate efficacy in experimentally-induced arthritis in rats and rabbits. There are beneficial effects on cultured human prostate cancer cells. Related? Clinical studies are planned. ...Read more

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Dr. Thomas Namey
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Arthritis (Definition)

Arthritis is progressive degeneration of one or more joints. Symptoms may include joint pain, swelling, decreased motion, and stiffness. The two most common types of arthritis are osteoarthritis, which is associated first with articular cartilage breakdown with a component of inflammation, and rheumatoid arthritis, which is a systemic autoimmune disorder that affects joint linings first and secondarily ...Read more


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Is neck arthritus treatable?

Is neck arthritus treatable?

No treatment needed: If it is not bothering you. When symptomatic, see a spinal specialist, to initiate conservative management, which will be likely all that will be needed to properly control symptoms related to this. ...Read more

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How can I treat arthritis permanently?

How can I treat arthritis permanently?

Manage: Generally you can manage arthritis rather than "cure" it. If it is isolated to a joint & severe enough, a joint replacement could cure it if that joint is replacable. Some joints can also be fused. If it is a generalized problem you first need to identify what the arthritis is: rheumatoid, osteoarthritis etc. If osteoarthritis, weight control, smoking cessation &exercise are important ...Read more

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Can arthritis be treated successfully?

Can arthritis be treated successfully?

Depends: Joint replacement is an excellent means of successfully treating arthritis. Other methods can help with pain but don't prevent progression of arthritis. ...Read more

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Ultimate method to treat your arthritis?

See details: It depends on the type of arthritis, the areas involved and the severity of the involvement. You can type simple therapies such as tylenol, (acetaminophen) aleve or advil or supplement such as glucosamine. For specific guidance, see a rheumatologist. ...Read more

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How to treat arthritis?

How to treat arthritis?

It depends: It depends on the specific type of arthritis. There are over 100 different kinds. ...Read more

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How can be TMJ arthritis treated?

How can be TMJ arthritis treated?

Soft diet advil (ibuprofen) prn: Need diagnosis by a dentist trained in craniofacial pain. Could be needing a mouth appliance, physical therapy, stress management............Not a quick fix likely. ...Read more

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Dr. Robert Lowe
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Painful Joints (Definition)

That term is not really a specific diagnosis, but rather somewhat of a general term. The medical term is arthralgias, which implies pain in multiple joint possibly coming from a single cause. Don't hesitate to be seen and evaluated for ...Read more