The Arthritis Bible
A Comprehensive Guide to Alternative Therapies and Conventional Treatments for Arthritic Diseases Including Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis
Paperback ISBN: 0892818255
A specialist in functional medicine provides the most up-to-date information on a variety of treatments, including drugs, exercise, diet, vitamins, herbs, nutraceuticals, and homeopathy.
The Arthritis Cure
The Medical Miracle That Can Halt, Reverse, and May Even Cure Osteoarthritis
Paperback ISBN: 0312990634
Prominent health experts present what they believe is a medical miracle, tested over the course of four decades, that can help stop the pain and change the lives of the more than thirty-five million Americans who suffer from chronic osteoarthritis. Reprint.
The Arthritis Handbook
Improve your Health and Manage the Pain of Osteoarthritis
Paperback ISBN: 0979356415
Arguing that arthritis pain is not an inevitable part of aging, an accessible reference reveals how to avoid commonly prescribed treatments while slowing the condition's progress, in an illustrated guide that outlines a program of dietary practices, exercise, and supplements. Original.
The New Science of Overcoming Arthritis
Prevent or Reverse Your Pain, Discomfort, and Limitations
Paperback ISBN: 0738217220
A seasoned orthopedic surgeon who has spent years working with collegiate athletes and a medical advisor on cutting-edge of arthritis research offers three arthritis-managing regimens that will help readers prevent or minimize its effects. Original. 17,500 first printing.
Preventing and Healing Without Drugs
Paperback ISBN: 1591026156
Bales (orthopedic surgery, UC Davis Medical Center of Orthopaedics) discusses new approaches to treating osteoarthritis using the latest in genetic research, helping patients and health care professionals to manage symptoms without the use of prescription medication. The author describes the mechanisms that cause osteoarthritis and recommends specific dietary plans that decrease the production of the free radicals that can raise blood sugar levels, create hormonal imbalances, and ultimately destroy cartilage in joints. This volume also includes a list of inflammatory compounds that can aggravate symptoms and a glossary that defines common medical and nutritional terminology. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Preventing and Reversing Arthritis Naturally
The Untold Story
Paperback ISBN: 0892818913
A comprehensive self-help program designed to prevent and reverse degenerative inflammatory diseases without drugs and their unwelcome side effects. â€¢ The program in this book is designed to help millions who suffer from chronic arthritis pain to heal, rather than to just medicate their symptoms. â€¢ Takes a holistic approach to finding the causes of arthritis pain and offers a self-help treatment program designed to heal the body from the inside out by incorporating medicinal herbs, nutritional supplements, exercise, diet, and chiropractic care. â€¢ Raquel Martin is the author of the bestselling book The Estrogen Alternative. Each year thousands of people struggling with the debilitating effects of arthritis hear their doctors say that they will just have to learn to live with the pain. After experiencing this firsthand, Raquel Martin was determined to find a better way. Together with Dr. Karen Romano, Martin developed a comprehensive self-help program designed to prevent and reverse degenerative inflammatory disease without drugs and their unwelcome or dangerous side effects. The authors show readers how to address the causes rather than medicate the symptoms of arthritis by implementing holistic lifestyle changes--from medicinal herbs, nutritional supplements, and natural hormone therapy to whole foods, exercise, and chiropractic care. Thoroughly researched and clearly presented, Preventing and Reversing Arthritis Naturally guides readers through the labyrinth of recent medical studies related to the effects and treatment of this disease.Â In addition, it discusses the exclusion of alternative therapies from most insurance coverage and provides advice on the action consumers can take to address this. Part practical medical resource, part encouraging guide, Preventing and Reversing Arthritis Naturally will inspire all readers to take charge of all aspects of their health.