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How do I get rid of pain from inflamed arthritis joints?

How do I get rid of pain from inflamed arthritis joints?

Let food be your med: Start w/ an anti-inflammatory diet (find online). This takes time but will serve you well in the long run. Add antiinflammatory herbs like turmeric, ginger, rosemary to your food or supplements. Try same (but not if bipolar or prostate cancer) with b-complex. Start same 400 mg/ day up to 800 mg 2x/ day. Glucosamine helpful 500 mg 3x/ day. 2-3 months for full effects. Capsaicin cream (careful). ...Read more

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Dr. Thomas Namey
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Arthritis (Definition)

Arthritis is progressive degeneration of one or more joints. Symptoms may include joint pain, swelling, decreased motion, and stiffness. The two most common types of arthritis are osteoarthritis, which is associated first with articular cartilage breakdown with a component of inflammation, and rheumatoid arthritis, which is a systemic autoimmune disorder that affects joint linings first and secondarily ...Read more


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How do I get rid of back pain? I think it might be a herniated disc or arthritis

How do I get rid of back pain? I think it might be a herniated disc or arthritis

See details: Moist heat, rest, nsaids. Acute strains will usually resolve over 1-3 weeks. If pain persists, see a doctor. If this is a long term problem, get it evaluated now. ...Read more

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How to get rid from post viral arthritis?

How to get rid from post viral arthritis?

Self limiting : Those problems go away after the viral problem stop , it may few days after that. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of gout and arthritis?

What is the best way to get rid of gout and arthritis?

Gout have no cure: But you could medications for the attacks and to prevent them, beside the diet that help minimize to the problem. ...Read more

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How to get rid of arthritis and bursitis pain?

Combined treatment: Typically an over the counter antiinflammatory and stretching can help. Ice and rest also help with these types of pain. Physical therapy can be implemented if the above do not work. ...Read more

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I have arthritis and would like to exercise to get rid of belly fat. What is the best way to do this?

I have arthritis and would like to exercise to get rid of belly fat. What is the best way to do this?

Abdominal exercises: This is hard for all of us. You want to protect your abdominal muscles, but at the same time protect your back. Your best approach is diet and exercise. As we mature we also lose height which makes our abdomen accordion. Your best approach is still abdominal exercises. ...Read more

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What's the best way to get rid of gouty arthritis if pain persists after uric acid levels are lowered?

Consider NSAIDS: If uric acid levels or back to normal then you would want to make sure there is no other cause of the pain. Initially NSAID Indomethacin can be used to help the pain. Other nsaids may also work. If this doesnt help- sometimes you will be prescribed steroids. Call and discuss with your pcp. ...Read more

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How to get rid of arthritis?

How to get rid of arthritis?

Depends on the type.: There are very few types are arthritis that are curable. Many are very controllable. Options depend on the of which type of arthritis. ...Read more

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Will a knee replacement get rid of arthritis?

Will a knee replacement get rid of arthritis?

Yes: Speaking crudely, the old degenerate arthritic joint gets chopped off and thrown away to be replaced by a bionic knee. ...Read more

Dr. Robert Lowe
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Painful Joints (Definition)

That term is not really a specific diagnosis, but rather somewhat of a general term. The medical term is arthralgias, which implies pain in multiple joint possibly coming from a single cause. Don't hesitate to be seen and evaluated for ...Read more


Dr. Stratos Christianakis
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Joints (Definition)

Joints are parts of the body, formed by the cartilage-covered ends of bones plus the strong, flexible ligaments that attach the bones to one another. Movements at the joints in the body allow the different parts of the body to move in ...Read more