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8 Alternative Treatments for Knee Pain

Bring Pain to Its Knees

Living with aches, pains and stiffness of the knee is a way of life for many people. But it doesn’t have to be. While medications can be quite effective in helping control pain, often they don’t provide a complete or ongoing solution. The good news is there are many things you can do to complement traditional pain relief measures and get additional relief.

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