Posts Tagged ‘Arthritis’

Tips for Living with Arthritis

Arthritis effects one in five Americans. That’s more than 46 million people in this country. Experts say it’s only going to get worse. There are things you can do to make your day easier. People with arthritis have a reduction of 1/3 to one half of their full functioning capability. Studies show listening to classical […]

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Impact of Footwear on Arthritis

Arthritis affects 46 million people. More than five times the population of New York City. Doctors say you may be able to ease the pain of arthritis by switching your shoes. Doctors at Rush University Medical Center study footwear’s impact on arthritis. Sensors and 3-d software measure the force different shoes put on your knees. […]

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Benefits of Water Exercise

If you’re looking for a fun, easy way to ease back into an exercise routine, try water aerobics. Kelly Geppi is a certified exercise specialist. Kelly, what are some of the benefits of exercising in water? First, the buoyancy of water causes heart rates and blood pressures at rest and during exercise to be lower […]

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Tai Chi for Arthritis

The ancient art is part of a new study of its value for older people with arthritis. More than 350 people are participating in the study by people are participating in the study by the centers for disease control and prevention. A CDC finding that tai chi for arthritis rates as “evidence-based” could mean that […]

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Foods for Heart Health

Transcript: Staying heart healthy takes a life-time of hard work, and your diet can make or break your effort. Fox’s doctor jetted grievance takes a look at the best foods that can help heal your heart. Heart disease is the number one killer of both men and women in the U.S. preventing it is all […]

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Arthritis Treatments

Transcript: Today we are talking about arthritis. There are over 100 different forms of arthritis and an estimated 46 million individuals in the USA have arthritis and the numbers continue to increase each year.

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