Good News for Joint Health: Collagen may prevent and treat osteoarthritis

By | June 12th, 2015|HNU Archive, Uncategorized|

Collagen could play a role in the prevention and treatment of degenerative joint diseases such as osteoarthritis, suggests new research from scientists at Kiel University in Germany. Collagen, a structural protein in connective tissue, can stimulate the production of cells responsible for maintaining joint-cushioning cartilage, according to the study. The researchers found that one type [...]