Randomized prospective double-blind placebo-controlled study of dextrose prolotherapy for knee osteoarthritis
with or without ACL laxity.
Project, the Tasmanian Older Adult Cohort Study, and the Chingford (England) 1000 Women Study.
Myth 1: Osteoarthritis
is just an old person's disease
is a common joint disease impacting ageing populations and represents an USD 8bn global treatment market in 2017 and is expected to rise to USD 11.6bn by the end of 2025 according to Persistence Market Research.
Ginger vs NSAIDS: In 2001, Altman, et al, conducted a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicenter, parallel-group of 247 patients with osteoarthritis
of the knee and moderate-to-severe pain.
Almost 55 million Americans have symptoms of some form of osteoarthritis
, Visual analog scale (VAS), Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis
In the trial, the patients have been recruited with moderate to severe osteoarthritis
pain who had experienced inadequate pain relief with other treatment options for osteoarthritis
pain or were unable to take other pain medications.
Analysing 68 previous studies in the field, researchers found that a low-dose supplement of fish oil (one and a half standard capsules) could result in pain reduction for patients with osteoarthritis
and help improve their cardiovascular health.
The joints that are usually affected by osteoarthritis
are those of the fingers and toes, between the thumb and the hands, between the big toes and the feet, the hips, the knees, the neck, and the lower back.
is a type of joint disease that results from the breakdown of joint cartilage and underlying bone.