Natural Treatments for Arthritis

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Author: Hobbs Ron, Bucco Gloria, Barton Anna M
Published: February 2000
Publisher: Prima Lifestyles
Number of pages: 176
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Product Description:

Did you know that there are natural treatments that may ease—or help you manage—the pain of arthritis? If you are one of the millions who suffer from chronic joint pain, this book can point the way to alternative treatments that may improve mobility and reduce the pain of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Inside you'll learn: • How glucosamine may help reduce arthritis symptoms • What natural treatments may slow the progression of osteoarthritis • Natural ways to improve mobility • And much more! It's all here in simple, straightforward language. You'll find yourself turning to this helpful, trusted companion again and again.

About the Author:

Ron Hobbs, N.D. is the dean of the University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Hobbs graduated from Bastyr University and is a consulting member for the Institute for Creative Development in Seattle, Washington. Dr. Hobbs has lectured extensively on the history and philosophy of natural medicine, botanical medicine, and environmental issues. He lives in Trumbull, Connnecticut. Gloria Bucco has been writing about health and wellness since 1990. A former newspaper reporter and editor, she holds degrees in journalism and education. Bucco is the principal and founder of Healthy Ink, a copywriting business focusing on natural health and alternative medicine. Her articles have appeared in numerous publications, including Let's Live, Delicious, Herbs for Health, Healthy and Natural Journal, Health Products Business, Nutrition Science News, and Natural Foods Merchandiser. She is also a contributing editor to the Journal of the American Nutraceutical Association. Bucco lives and works in Colorado