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Complementary therapies and food supplements

 

Are magnetic bracelets any good for arthritis?

Some people do find magnets beneficial for their symptoms and they are safe for most people, although the evidence is too patchy to make clear recommendations...

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Can you take green-lipped mussel when you have a seafood allergy?

It’s safer to avoid green-lipped mussel supplements with a seafood allergy. It’s hard to give specific advice as there are different types and severity of allergy...

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Are there any further developments with bee venom trials?

Bee venom therapy has been around for thousands of years. A number of animal studies have shown that bee venom has significant anti-inflammatory and analgesic effects...

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Are flaxseed and linseed oils a vegetarian omega-3 alternative?

Dr Philip Helliwell answers your questions about arthritis.

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Cal-in for vitamin D for severe osteoporosis?

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Can bee venom be used to relieve osetoarthritis pain?

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Can glucosamine cause Dupuytren's contractures?

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Can magnets help arthritis?

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Can cider vinegar help arthritis?

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Do you have any knowledge of the benefit/non benefit of collagen?

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What's the difference between cod liver oil and fish oil?

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How effective is vitamin B5 for osteoarthritis?

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Is there evidence that glucosamine, chondroitin and rosehip tablets work?

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Should I try JointEase Plus?

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Do you know of the product RestoreX?

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Is chondroitin safe?

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Is cod liver oil detrimental rather than beneficial to osteoarthritis sufferers?

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Will a magnetic mattress cover help reduce pain?

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Most effective use of copper to relieve joint pain

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Purine levels in fish oil

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Is it safe to use magnets with a metal joint replacement?

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Can I take fish oil and aspirin together?

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Should my father be taking Omega-3 fish oils if he suffers from gout attacks?

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Do vitamin supplements react with methotrexate?

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Where can I get artrosilium?

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