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Arthritis study notes

Conditions

The term "arthritis," which means "joint inflammation," applies to over 100 different conditions, including...

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Lupus Erythematosus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Paget's Disease
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome

(See The Arthritis Source, at the University of Washington.)

Treatment: decreasing inflammation and counteracting joint deterioration from oxidative stress and free radical damage.

For specific substances, see Anti-Inflammatories

For More information

  • ILAR (International League of Associations for Rheumatology)
  • The Inflammation Syndrome, by Jack Challem. John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken NJ, 2003.
  • My pages

Last updated 25 September 2003