Glucosamine may help prevent cardiovascular disease
Ruth Sander Independent consultant in the care of older people
Glucosamine is a supplement used to relieve osteoarthritis. Its effectiveness for joint pain continues to be debated, but there is emerging evidence that it may prevent cardiovascular disease and reduce mortality.
Nursing Older People. 31, 4, 10-10. doi: 10.7748/nop.31.4.10.s9