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Q&A: Is There A Remedy For "Stiff" Knees?

Q: I am 57 and my knee is locking on me sometimes or gets stiff on me. What can I do? – L. Pratt

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Rheumatoid Arthritis - Is Exercise Important

What do YOU think?  from Mayo-

Many people with rheumatoid arthritis tend to avoid exercise because they’re afraid that the activity might worsen their joint pain. 163 more words

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Joint Pain, Or Any Pain

Honest to Pete, really and truly–come talk to me before scheduling surgery.  There are lots of options to reduce and/or eliminate most pain, joint or otherwise, that have only good side effects, no down side, cheaper, and less risk.   39 more words

Chronic Conditions

Love Your Life

There are certain things in life that I rarely write about. That is up until now… Previously, I could have never stated that I enjoyed a wellness-sustaining, empowering, and God-guided career path. 186 more words

Give me an IV

If you know me you know I avoid as best I can prescription pain killers. It’s bad enough that I have my infusion and the Meds to counteract my reaction to it, I don’t need to put more ick into my body. 169 more words

Acupuncture... Wish I'd had my tutor as a clinician!

In a previous blog I planned to do a blog about acupuncture and/or hydrotherapy, adding in some research, and I did start looking into the papers… but for some reason my heart just wasn’t in it! 1,152 more words

Rheumatoid Arthritis

When I took my driver’s license … - Page 70

It happened when I was 70.

I had never in my life dreamed that I would own a car. I had an old rusty bicycle, and I was well pleased with it, but more and more guest had to be taken to and from the train station, and so I decided that it had to be. 427 more words

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