1 – What is Arthritis?

One of the leading causes – if not the leading cause – of disability in the United States is arthritis. This means that over 16 million adults are forced to limit their activities because of their arthritic condition. But what is arthritis? And what can someone suffering from this apparently debilitating condition do to improve his or her quality of life? What is Arthritis – An Overview The word arthritis comes from the Greek term nosos arthritis or literally “disease …

1 – Relief from Arthritis Pain

Sixty-three-year old Alyce Kelso used to work from 10-12 hours everyday as a bus driver. However, her immune system went haywire; it turned on her own joints in her body. The condition was identified by her doctor as rheumatoid arthritis, only one of the many forms of arthritis.   Many people like Kelso are affected by arthritis. In fact, the condition is one of the most common forms of disease, suffered by more than 40 million Americans, including 71, 000 …