New Oklahoma company seeks to reduce pain of osteoarthritis

Arthrokinex, a young Oklahoma company, uses natural, nonsurgical injection therapy developed by Dr. Angelique Barreto to fight osteoarthritis.

Published: Tuesday, September 29, 2015 By: Scott Meacham Source: NewsOK

Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis. It affects millions of people worldwide, causing pain and joint dysfunction — cruelly impacting mobility and quality of life.

There's no cure for osteoarthritis. It just gets worse over time.

Certainly there are things that people can do. Exercise and proper diet may help prevent or delay the condition. There are over-the-counter and prescription medications for temporary pain relief. There are also cortisone shots, arthroscopic surgeries, and replacement surgery for knees and hips.

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