Vitamin B3 Niacinamide for Osteoarthritis

knee pain osteoarthritis

Vitamin B3 Niacinamide for Osteoarthritis Jim is a 47 year old retired truck driver who came to see me because of severe knee pain which interferes with his favored sport, racquet ball.   Jim’s  Xrays and MRI scans show severe … Continue reading

Glucosamine and Chondroitin for Arthritis Pain

Glucosamine and Chondroitin for Arthritis Pain

Glucosamine and Chondroitin for Arthritis Pain by Jeffrey Dach M.D. The NIH GAIT Study (1)(2) As usual, the New York Times and the rest of the media got the story wrong.(4)    Rather than being ineffective, as the media concluded about … Continue reading

Arthritis and the Nightshade Vegetables

Arthritis and Nightshade Vegetables by Jeffrey Dach MD – Susan, a 46 year old female retired nurse arrived in my office with a chief complaint of joint pain, involving the hands. Susan was post menopausal, and had been taking prednisone … Continue reading

Bioidentical Hormones Prevent Arthritis

Bioidentical Hormones Prevent Arthritis by Jeffrey Dach MD    Osteoarthritis is common in post-menopausal women.  Symptoms include swollen painful joints in the hands and knees.  Medical studies show menopausal hormone deficiency is causes the osteoarthritis.  Bioidentical hormone replacement prevents osteoarthritis..  To … Continue reading