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Mar 15, 2007
| ISBN 9781592402748
Mar 15, 2007
| ISBN 9781440678479
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Mar 15, 2007 | ISBN 9781592402748
Mar 15, 2007 | ISBN 9781440678479
Arthritis does not have to mean a lifetime of prescription medications or debilitating pain. Dr. Vijay Vad, who has been on the cutting edge of arthritis research and treats many of today’s star athletes, has developed a proven system for easing arthritis through lifestyle changes.
A revolutionary three-part approach, the Arthritis Rx Plan details: • The best nutritional and other supplements for managing arthritis • The Arthritis Rx Diet—including an anti-inflammatory nutrition plan and a sample week with meals, recipes, and exercises • The Arthritis Rx exercises—three step-by-step exercise series, ranging from a gentle motion regimen to a strenuous core body workout, all demonstrated through over 100 precise photographs. Dr. Vad’s patients are proof: In just fifteen minutes a day for eight weeks, tremendous healing and joint strengthening can occur using the exercises in combination with the Arthritis Rx nutrition and supplement plan. For the more than 43 million Americans battling this debilitating ailment, Arthritis Rx is a breakthrough prescription.
“…a superb collection of practical information and advice for the patient with arthritis.”—Allan Gibofsky, M.D., former president of the American College of Rheumatology Stop living your life with Arthritis pain. Vijay Vad, M.D., author of Back Rx, has written a comprehensive guide that will lead you to a pain free life. You’ll learn simple yoga-and Pilates-based exercises that will treat symptoms in just 15 minutes a day, three times a week. You’ll also learn the role of nutrition, supplements, and weight control in managing and slowing arthritis, including the Arthritis Rx diet. Get a complete look at today’s treatments, medications, and integrative therapies to help you avoid surgery. All studies in this guide were conducted at the prestigious Hospital for Special Surgery, giving you the most accurate information.
Vijay Vad, MD, is a sports medicine physician and researcher specializing in minimally invasive arthritis therapies at the prestigious Hospital for Special Surgery in Manhattan and a professor at Weill Medical College of Cornell University. He is also the physician… More about Vijay Vad, M.D.
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