Arthritis Joint Therapy
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 528 , Segment 6
Episode: Trump on China, Bleaching Coral Reefs, New Arthritis Treatment
- Apr 10, 2017 11:00 pm
- 16:46 mins
Guest: David Kooyman, PhD, Professor of Physiology and Developmental Biology, BYU; Mike Alder, Technology Transfer, BYU The hands, hips and knees are most frequently at risk for arthritis as we age. Degenerative joint disease – or osteoarthritis – affect more than 30 million American adults. Treatment typically includes exercise, pain medication and, when all else fails, surgery to replace the joint. Imagine if there were a cream you could rub on an arthritic joint that could stop the pain? Imagine if that cream also addressed the underlying cause of the arthritis?