- By Joel Streed
Benefits and risks of corticosteroid shots: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
Corticosteroid injections are used to relieve pain in joints due to arthritis and overuse injuries. A recent study suggests that frequent steroid use may affect cartilage health. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Raul Rosario-Concepcion, a Mayo Clinic sports medicine specialist, explains the benefits and risks of these injections. To listen, click the link below.