One of the top five reasons people go to the doctor is for musculoskeletal pain, including joint disorders, osteoarthritis and/or injury. According to WebMD, the top prescribed medication for pain is Acetaminophen and NSAIDs. However, these medications in large doses can have harmful side effects.
Did you know that for every extra pound of weight you carry, it is four additional pounds of stress on your joints? According to the CDC 4 out of 10 people are obese and 48% set a New Year's resolution to lose weight. By the end of only the first month, less than half have already broken their resolution.