Take the pain out of arthritis

Morgan, Peggy
July 1998
Prevention;Jul98, Vol. 50 Issue 7, p106
Presents tips on lessening the pain of arthritis naturally. Suggestions on how to ease pain by lifting fewer pounds; Benefits of walking; How building muscle helps to protect joints; Stretching exercises that may help keep joints from stiffening up; Practicing relaxation techniques. INSET: Rx for knee pain.


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