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Glucosamine & Chondroitin: Effective for Arthritis? Print E-mail
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Osteoarthritis can be a miserable condition, causing pain and stiffness that just gets worse over time. It’s no wonder many women are turning to glucosamine and chondroitin, popular arthritis supplements intended to prevent damage and reduce discomfort. But do they really work? Lifescript’s Medical Detective examined all the latest research – and what she found may surprise (and perhaps disappoint) you… More