Organizations responsible for monitoring doping among athletes
should consider tighter restrictions on the use of certain drugs
now permitted for therapeutic purposes or to control pain, the
authors of a new analysis of doping data from Belgium and the
A natural dietary supplement derived from seaweed could help
improve pain and stiffness in people who suffer from osteoarthritis
of the knee, according to a preliminary study.
A drug approved for the treatment of arthritis may have a role in
reducing the risk of diabetes and heart trouble developing in young
obese individuals, Harvard researchers report.
Men who routinely take aspirin seem to be less likely to develop
colorectal cancer, according to new research findings. However, the
benefit requires the dose of aspirin to be higher than usually
recommended for heart health, and to be taken over at least 6