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Dietary Supplements - Information - Uses - Benefits - Side Effects

Dietary supplements and herbal remedies are popular complementary or alternative products for people with arthritis. Information on the common uses, health benefits, and side effects of dietary supplements. Although supplements are regulated by the FDA as foods, they are regulated differently from drugs and other foods. Supplements are not intended to diagnose, prevent, cure, or treat disease.
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  4. Limbrel / Flavocoxid (11)
  5. Supplement: CMO (8)
  6. Supplement: Calcium (18)
  7. Supplement: Chondroitin (15)
  8. Supplement: Cod Liver Oil (9)
  9. Supplement: DHEA (13)
  10. Supplement: Flax Seed Oil (16)
  11. Supplement: Folic Acid (12)
  12. Supplement: Garlic (15)
  13. Supplement: Ginger Root (12)
  14. Supplement: Ginseng Root (11)
  15. Supplement: Glucosamine (20)
  16. Supplement: MSM (13)
  17. Supplement: Melatonin (11)
  18. Supplement: Omega-3 Oils (18)
  19. Supplement: SAM-e (14)
  20. Supplement: Valerian Root (11)

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Facts About Dietary Supplements
Whether a product is classified as a dietary supplement, conventional food, or drug is based on its intended use.

What Dietary Supplements Are You Taking?
Dietary supplements can include vitamins, minerals, herbals, botanicals, amino acids, and enzymes. With the abundance of conflicting information available about dietary supplements, it is more important than ever to talk with your doctor to help you sort the reliable information from the questionable.

Calcium Supplements - What You Should Look for in Calcium Supplements?
Calcium supplements are available without a prescription in a wide range of preparations and strengths, which can make selecting one a confusing experience. Many people ask which calcium supplement they should take. The best calcium supplements are those that meet your needs.

The Facts of Botanical Dietary Supplements
A botanical is a plant or plant part valued for its therapeutic properties, flavor, or scent. Herbs are a subset of botanicals.

Herbal Supplements And Arthritis Drugs Can Be Dangerous Mix
Not all supplements are safe if you are taking arthritis medications. According to a study in the May 2005 issue of Annals of The Rheumatic Diseases.

What Are Supplements?
A brief explanation of supplements.

What Is DHEA?
DHEA is a supplement that has been beneficial for some people with lupus.

Vitamin C and Arthritis: Opposite Findings for OA and RA
Two studies have opposite findings regarding the relationship between vitamin C and arthritis.

Top 5 Steps to Bone Health and Osteoporosis Prevention
The National Osteoporosis Foundation offers 5 tips to help prevent osteoporosis.

Nutritional Supplements for Bones & Joints
Natural supplements can strengthen cartilage and joints resulting in improved flexibility, bone strength, and pain relief. Natural dietary supplements have become popular alternative treatments for arthritis and osteoporosis.

Popular Supplements for Joint Health
Several supplements promote better joint health. It's important to compare joint supplements and discuss ingredients with your doctor.

Arthritis Today: Supplement Guide
Dietary supplements, herbs and other natural substances can be useful for arthritis, but you have to use them wisely. Use this guide to learn the basics.

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