Knee Normal Cartilage Wear Treatment

Normal joint surfaces are covered with a smooth layer of cartilage. The cartilage is the surface that is worn thin in the condition called osteoarthritis (the most common type of arthritis of the knee).

Cartilage is found in certain joints and forms a buffer between the bones to protect the joint. The cartilage in the knee gradually wears away, causing pain and swelling.

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For my knees. I have a little water in my knees. This worsened the normal wear and tear on my joints. I had pain for years. Then I tried some shark cartilage. I recommend a brand that is really refined. After about three weeks of hydrating a lot, then with this vitamin, and going easy on my walking. I haven't ....
 Helped a little
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These had short term effects. Vicodin left me sleepy and non-responsive. The tennis ball was only temporary relief and you have to do it everyday, which is not for me. So I tried vitamins..
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I had chronic pain in my left knee for many months which began about June of 2009. I went to my doctor, he took x-rays, and found normal wear and tear of the cartilage knee joint. After doing some research on the internet, I came across Christopher's Joint Formula and his Complete Tissue & Bone formula. After taking that for ....

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Category
Name Average Result Healed Helped
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No Change Made Worse
All Treatments (average)
3.7
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5 4 3 3
Diet and Weight Management
Diet Management
5.0
1
Diet and Weight Management
Weight Loss
4.0
1
Drugs and Supplements
Vitamins
5.0
1
Drugs and Supplements
Bath Oil
5.0
1
Drugs and Supplements
Antibiotics
5.0
1
Drugs and Supplements
Complete Tissue and Bone formula
4.0
1
Drugs and Supplements
Vicodin Medication
3.0
1
Medical Devices and Equipment
Knee brace
2.0
1
Therapy
Pressure
5.0
1
Therapy
Heat Therapy
4.0
1
Therapy
Massage Therapy
4.0
1
Therapy
Ice
3.0
1
Therapy
Tennis Ball Massage
3.0
1
Therapy
Leg Elevation
2.0
1
Therapy
Daily Meditation
2.0
1
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