Category Archives: Prevention and Relief

10 Tips to Prevent Arthritis

Although there is no sure way to prevent various types of arthritis, people can reduce their risk or delay the onset of certain forms of the disorder, according to the Arthritis Foundation. These 10 methods could help to prevent arthritis: 1. Maintaining a healthy weight helps reduce the risk of osteoarthritis. Healthline reports that…

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5 Proven Ways to Manage Arthritis

Managing Arthritis: Strive for Five There are a lot of things you can do to manage your arthritis. The day-to-day things you choose to do to manage your condition and stay healthy are “self-management” strategies and activities. CDC’s Arthritis Program recommends five self-management strategies for managing arthritis and its symptoms. Practice these simple strategies to reduce…

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Arthritis Management and Prevention

A recent study also confirmed the effectiveness of weight reduction on decreasing the lameness associated with OA. Maintaining a lean body conformation through restricted feeding may not prevent OA, but it goes a long ways toward delaying it and minimizing the symptoms associated with it.2. Exercise Modification/ Physical RehabilitationTherapeutic exercise with a certified small animal…

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Psoriatic Arthritis Prevention

Psoriatic arthritis (PsA) is a painful joint condition that complicates the relapsing chronic skin disease psoriasis. It is considered to be an inflammatory joint disorder and is classified as part of the seronegative spondylarthropathies. PsA affects between 5% and 25% of people with psoriasis. It is recommended that all psoriasis patients be…

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Can Rheumatoid Arthritis Be Prevented?

Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol. Author manuscript; available in PMC 2014 Oct 2.Published in final edited form as:PMCID: PMC3926812NIHMSID: NIHMS535251Kevin DeaneAssociate Professor of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of Colorado School of MedicineKevin Deane, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of Colorado School of Medicine;See other articles in PMC that cite the published…

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