Massage helps relieve pain, improve mobility in patients with knee osteoarthritis
Patients with arthritis in their knees experienced significant improvement in pain and mobility after undergoing a weekly, whole-body massage for two months, according to a...
2 days ago - News Medical
Fucoidan, found in brown algae, found to prevent the progression of osteoarthritis
A study conducted by researchers from Kyung Hee University, Korea Food Research Institute, and Academy Sciences of Uzbekistan has revealed that the polysaccharide fucoidan...
2 days ago - Natural News
Kneeling 30 minutes daily linked to synovitis in knee OA
Kneeling for 30 minutes or longer daily is significantly associated with the prevalence of grade-1 or higher Hoffa-synovitis among a population of patients with or at risk for...
3 days ago - Healio
Greater hip abductor strength improves long-term function in knee OA
CHICAGO - Greater hip abductor strength reduced the 5-year risk for poor functional outcomes and the 2-year risk for tibiofemoral cartilage damage worsening among certain...
4 days ago - Healio
High BMD independently associated with knee, hip OA
CHICAGO - High estimated bone mineral density of the heel and femoral bone density were associated with an increased risk for osteoarthritis of the knee and hip, according to...
5 days ago - Healio
Knee pain lasting 1 year predicts faster cartilage loss, higher OA risk
Fluctuating and persistent knee pain over 1 year predicts accelerated cartilage loss as well as an increased risk for incident and progressive radiographic osteoarthritis...
11 days ago - Healio
Mediterranean Diet and Knee Osteoarthritis Outcomes: A Longitudinal Cohort Study
Mediterranean diet has several beneficial effects on health, but data regarding the association between Mediterranean diet and knee osteoarthritis are limited mainly to...
11 days ago - Clinical Nutrition - 2 articles
Blocker targeting microRNA-181a-5p successfully treats knee, spine OA
A blocker consisting of locked nucleic acid antisense oligonucleotides, targeting the biomarker microRNA-181a-5p, is successful in protecting cartilage in spine and knee...
13 days ago - Healio
Mesenchymal stem cell injection may improve outcomes in patients with knee OA
Patients with varus knee osteoarthritis who received a mesenchymal stem cell injection when undergoing high tibial osteotomy experienced improved clinical outcomes compared...
14 days ago - Healio
Many Diseases Increases Risk for Post Hip-Operative Complications
Parkinson's disease, osteoarthritis, rheumatic diseases, alcoholism and mental health disorders increases risk of post-operative complications in patients undergoing hip surgery.
15 days ago - Medindia Health