Can wheat products cause arthritis?

Answer On One Hand: There is No EvidenceThere is no scientific evidence that wheat causes arthritis. Arthritis is an inflammation of the joints that is often an auto-immune response, and the cause is not ... Read More »

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Does not eating wheat and dairy help arthritis?

Most dairy product are at the lower end of the scale for purine so they can be eaten safely Any product made with bakers yeast should be restricted in its use as the yeast is very high in purines.... Read More »

What OTC products can be given to a dog with arthritis?

Arthritis affects one in every five adult dogs in the United States. Although prescription medications are available for the treatment of arthritic dogs, several over-the-counter (OTC) remedies pro... Read More »

Can trauma cause arthritis?

On One Hand: Joint Injury Can Cause ArthritisWhen a joint is injured in a fall or sporting event, the cartilage in that joint can begin to deteriorate, leading to osteoarthritis in that joint only.... Read More »

Can arthritis cause falls?

On One Hand: Arthritis Is A Fall RiskAccording to the American Geriatrics Society, arthritis is a risk factor for falls, especially among older adults. Arthritis causes stiffness, pain and swelling... Read More »