Electrical Stimulation for Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Improving quadriceps strength is a big factor in reducing the pain of osteoarthritis in the knee. Strong muscles around the joint will stabilize the joint and take pressure off the cartilage. Exercise has been shown to improve the symptoms, severity and functionality associated with osteoarthritis of the knee. However in SOME cases the exercise may […]

Arthritis and Acupuncture?

There are many alternative treatments out there for arthritis. The latest craze is the nutritional supplement glucosamine, to be used in place or in conjunction with anti inflammatory drugs. It is also quite well known that exercise and healthy lifestyle can and will ease the symptoms of osteoarthritis. But what else can we do? Acupuncture […]