Vitamin C Cuts Arthritis Risk

Vitamin C Cuts Arthritis Risk Vitamin C Rich Diet May Cut Arthritis Risk Consumption of foods high in vitamin C appears to protect against inflammatory polyarthritis, a form of rheumatoid arthritis involving two or more joints, new research suggests. The findings, which appear in the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, stem from a study of…

Acupuncture and moxibustion for osteoarthritis of the knee

Acupuncture and moxibustion as an adjunctive treatment for osteoarthritis of the knee BACKGROUND: In 1997, the first Pain Management Unit, which was set up as part of primary health care within the Andalusian Public Health System, offered acupuncture among other therapies. This observational study was conducted in preparation for a randomised controlled trial. What is…