Dustin Rudolph, PharmD

Dustin Rudolph, PharmD

Posted September 16, 2015

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Osteoarthritis - Food vs Medicine Treatment Options

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Osteoarthritis (OA) is one of the most common degenerative joint diseases worldwide, affecting approximately 27 million adults alone in the United States. Although not as disabling as rheumatoid arthritis, it is seven times more frequent in occurrence in the population. It is also one of the oldest recorded diseases in human history, showing up in the skeletons of Egyptian mummies and European descendants from centuries ago.

I will discuss the overview and treatment of OA in this article. A unique look at diet and lifestyle therapy, along with conventional medical therapy with drugs and surgery will be detailed in this article.

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