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Broccoli sprouts, cabbage, ginkgo biloba and garlic: A grocery list for cancer prevention
...t ginkgo, echinacea, St. John's Wort, ginseng, and chondroitin
were the most commonly used herbals among study participants. A further analysis of the data showed that ginkgo was the only herb linked to ovarian cancer prevention. The preventive effect was more pronounced in women with non-muncious ovarian cancer...
Efficacy of glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate may depend on level of osteoarthritis pain
...dietary supplement combination of glucosamine plus chondroitin
sulfate did not provide significant relief from os...s daily for 24 weeks: glucosamine alone (1500 mg), chondroitin
sulfate alone (1200 mg), glucosamine and chondroitin
sulfate combined (same doses), a placebo, or ce...
Efficacy of glucosamine, chondroitin sulfate may depend on level of osteoarthritis pain
The popular dietary supplements glucosamine and chondroitin
sulfate proved no better than a placebo in relievi..., however, that the combination of glucosamine and chondroitin
sulfate might be effective in patients who suffer from moderate to severe osteoarthritis knee pain."...
NCCAM and NIAMS to hold telephone briefing to release final GAIT results
...ized, controlled clinical trial of glucosamine and chondroitin
together or alone for osteoarthritis of the knee. During the briefing, the Principal Investigator will share results of the trial and answer questions during a moderated question-and-answer session. The study was funded by the National Center for C...
Tip sheet Annals of Internal Medicine, April 17, 2007
.... 580). The authors selected 20 trials comparing chondroitin
to placebo or no treatment and found that chondroitin
had little effect on knee or hip pain caused by arthritis. Although few adverse side effects were...