What are some holistic measures for patients with shoulder arthritis?

Holistic treatments for arthritis are available, according to the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). Their efficacy varies from patient to patient, depending on the individual condition, nature of the illness, and medical history, the AAFP states.

According to the Arthritis Foundation (AF), holistic treatments include:

  • Acupuncture
  • Massage therapy
  • Medications such as glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate
  • Physical therapy

For more information about holistic measures for shoulder arthritis, talk to your doctor.

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