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Mosquito-borne virus hits Georgia

...disease that causes fever and severe joint pain has arrived in Georgia.The Georgia...common symptoms are fever and severe joint pain, especially in the hands and feet...patients feeling better within a week. Joint pain, though, can persist for months...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-21/mosquito-borne-virus-hits-ge
Health officials caution to prevent mosquito breeding and bites

...Georgia Department of Public Health confirmed the state's first human case of chikungunya, a disease that causes severe joint pain and fever. Although not as deadly as West Nile virus or other mosquito-transmitted diseases, local mosquito control...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-23/health-officials-caution-pre
Remedy for joint pain can be relief

Glucosamine, often recommended for joint pain, is one of the most popular supplements on the market. Considering the health concerns recently associated with nonsteroidal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/19/die_450756.shtml
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Obese teens suffer health problems

...linked with their excess weight. Three out of four had cholesterol problems; almost half had high blood pressure or joint pain; and many had diseased livers or kidneys.They weighed three times more than what is considered healthy; they didn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-13/obese-teens-suffer-health-problems
Venus Williams loses in second round of U.S. Open

...Williams withdrew before her second-round match, announcing she had Sjogren's syndrome, an illness that causes joint pain and fatigue.She lost a three-setter in the second round in New York last year.Two of her previous four trips to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-08-28/venus-williams-defea
Surgery is an option to achieve weight loss

...difficult condition to treat and contributes to a host of medical conditions, including diabetes, heart disease and joint pain. When diet and exercise fail, an increasingly popular treatment is gastric bypass surgery. In the surgery, doctors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-09-27/surgery-option-achieve-weigh
SC West Nile cases up

...on windows and using bug repellents.DHEC says the illness can have flu-like symptoms including fever, headache, joint pain, muscle pain and nausea and vomiting.Most of South Carolina's cases have been concentrated along the coast.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-08-24/sc-west-nile-cases
Ironman of the Day: Bill Cawthorne

...That's my whole drive every day."GAME PLAN: Cawthorne, who's competing as a Wounded Warrior, said he suffers joint pain all over his body the first two hours every day. The pain doesn't subside until he gets moving. "This Ironman isn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-09-29/ironman-day-bill-caw
US set to face Nadal-less Spain in Davis Cup semis

...withdrawing from the 2011 U.S. Open because of Sjogren's syndrome, an autoimmune disease that can cause fatigue and joint pain.The highlight came at the London Olympics, when she teamed with sister Serena to capture the doubles gold medal for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-09-13/us-set-face-nadal-le
Exercise improves survival, health of breast cancer survivors

...as aromatase inhibitors that estrogen-positive breast cancer patients take to prevent a recurrence, can also cause joint pain or stiffness and exercise can help alleviate that, Keaton said. That's the problem three-year survivor Debbi Warren...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/we-think-pink/2012-10-22/exercise-improves-sur