Arthritis Omega-3

Omega-3 and Arthritis: Study Finds Link Between Fish Consumption and Joint Disorder

New data finds regular consumption of fish rich in Omega-3 Essential Fatty Acids may reduce symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis. Over 170 patients were assessed for Rheumatoid Arthritis scores using the DAS28-CRP scale.  Their intake of Omega-3 Essential Fatty Acids were assessed using a food frequency questionnaire Researchers found a dose-response relationship between RA scores and…

Chondroitin and Knee Osteoarthritis

Chondroitin Sulfate as Good as Widely Used Anti-Inflammatory Drug for Knee Osteoarthritis

New research shows a high quality Chondroitin Sulfate supplements may be as effective as a very commonly prescribed non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication for treating knee osteoarthritis. Over 600 individuals with symptomatic knee osteoarthritis were randomly assigned to receive one of three different daily treatments.  Participants were then monitored for six months.  One group was given an…