June 1, 2015
Monday Morning Acu-Minute by Karen Johnson

More Bad News about Steroids

I’m sorry to be a bearer of a little bad news about steroids, but as we mentioned last week, the […]
May 25, 2015
Monday Morning Acu-Minute by Karen Johnson

Bad News about Steroids

As promised, here is the bad news about steroids. As I reported over the past few weeks, corticosteroids are a […]
May 11, 2015
Monday Morning Acu-Minute by Karen Johnson

Steroids Injected into Joints Offer Fast, Effective Pain Relief

As we have discussed in the last few installments, cortico-steroids (or steroids) are a powerful class of anti-inflammatory medications that […]
April 20, 2015
Monday Morning Acu-Minute by Karen Johnson

Some Reflections on Anti-Inflammatory Medicines

Our discussion of the immune system should include anti-inflammatory medicines.  When fevered or inflamed in a routine sort of way […]