Many people take supplements to support joint health. Some take them to relieve current joint pain, while others take them to prevent pain from developing.
Physical therapy and lifestyle counseling are underused as prescriptions for pain medications, including narcotics, continue to increase for patients with knee osteoarthritis, according to findings published in Arthritis Care & Research.
There's mounting evidence that motor impairments are particularly prevalent among children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), but research on how to address these impairments is scant. Authors of a new study believe they may have hit upon an approach: physical therapist-led "creative yoga," which they say improved both gross motor skills and the ability to imitate movement patterns among children with ASD.