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House Call: Keep moving to ease arthritis

Arthritis is a pain, literally, and even though people experience improvement in their symptoms as the weather warms up, it’s still a good idea to keep up with taking care …

Zorba Paster: Turmeric’s value in arthritis unproved

Turmeric is an ancient Indian remedy for gastrointestinal ailments, infections, sores and inflammation.

UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 23, 2015, 2:22 p.m.

WSU wins grant to help develop arthritis drug from turmeric

Washington State University researchers are working with a Scottsdale, Arizona, company to develop an arthritis drug from turmeric, a spice plant. The research recently won a $225,000 grant from the …

Doctor K: Right exercise may relieve knee pain

DEAR DOCTOR K: I have knee osteoarthritis. Are there exercises that could relieve my pain? DEAR READER: As a fellow sufferer, I know that joint pain from osteoarthritis can really …

Foundation honors John Lynch who has coped with arthritis for 55 years

John Lynch didn’t let a diagnosis of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis prevent him from having a rewarding legal career. Nor has the disease prevented him from being an active and involved …

Event at Riverfront Park raises funds for, awareness of arthritis

Something as simple as braiding her daughter’s hair can be painful for Ashley Smith, 30. At 18 she was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis. “All I could think was, ‘Arthritis? That’s …

Early detection of arthritis is key to controlling aches

The aches and pains of arthritis are usually associated with getting older, but it can hit at any time, from age 1 on up. Understanding arthritis and its many forms …

Arthritis relief comes at high price

Rheumatoid arthritis is a devastating disease. Besides crippling joints, it can leave the victim exhausted and in excruciating pain. During the past several decades, drug companies have offered patients a …