HealthDay News: Arthritis
Health Tip: Pain in the Foot?
Symptoms of foot arthritis, including
painful inflammation and swelling, can make it difficult to take
even a few steps.
Common Painkillers Tied to Blood Clot Risk, Study Suggests
People who use
painkillers called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) --
which include aspirin, naproxen (Aleve) and ibuprofen (Advil,
Motrin) -- may be at increased risk for potentially deadly blood
clots, a new study suggests.
Study Questions Value of Certain Knee Surgeries
conservative treatments, arthroscopic knee surgery offers no
apparent benefit for middle-aged people with age-related tears of
the meniscus -- the cartilage that cushions the knee joint,
according to a new analysis.
Dance Those Cares Away!
Dancing can reduce
seniors' knee and hip pain and also improve their walking, a new,
small study finds.