Steroid Injections: Much More Harm than Good?
Dealing with knee pain or joint pain can lead you down a path of various treatments. And corticosteroid injections have long been a mainstay for quick relief. We've always thought these shots were a quick fix, but new research is showing we might need to think twice.
It turns out, new studies suggest that those suffering from joint pain – particularly in the knees – might want to consider the long-term effects of these injections.
Understanding Knee and Joint Pain Treatments
Expert Opinions on Managing Knee Pain
Actionable Advice for Joint Pain Sufferers
- Consult Your Doctor: Discuss the latest research findings and their implications for your knee pain with a healthcare professional.
- Non-Injection Options: Explore alternatives like physical therapy, knee sleeves, or other non-invasive treatments for joint pain relief.