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What are some good natural remedies for arthritis?

What are some good natural remedies for arthritis?

Several: Glucosamine, chondroitin, msm, but particularly glucosamine, for which studies have been conducted in places like cleveland clinic. ...Read more

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Dr. Thomas Namey
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Arthritis (Definition)

A condition where there 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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Which natural remedies are good for arthritis?

Which natural remedies are good for arthritis?

Glucosamine: I assume you are speaking about osteoarthritis. The one supplement which has reasonable evidence suggesting a benefit is glucosamine (and chondroitin). You must take at least 1, 500 mg daily and give it a 3 month trial before giving up on it. ...Read more

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What are some natural remedies for rheumatoid arthritis?

What are some natural remedies for rheumatoid arthritis?

Absolutely none: There are none, period....... The longer the use of specific disease meds is delayed, the greater the risk for irreversible damage and deformity. ...Read more

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What are some remedies for arthritis?

What are some remedies for arthritis?

Arthritis: Plenty of things. Rest, ice, anti inflammatory medication, physical therapy, immobilization, steroid injections, and last but not least, surgery. Supplements such as chondroitin and glucosamine have also been mentioned as having some possible benefits. ...Read more

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What are some herbal remedies for arthritis?

What are some herbal remedies for arthritis?

GlucosamiProcollagen: For osteoatrhritis there is nothing proven to substantially prevent or treat it. Some people advocate natural products like glucosamine alone or in combination with chondroitin and msm. Others use "vital procolageno" or any pro-collagen. ...Read more

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Osteoarthritis: what are some natural remedies?

Osteoarthritis: what are some natural remedies?

Balance: There is really no cure for arthritis. Beware of comparing stories with other people on the internet because you don't know the severity of what they are calling arthritis. Eat a healthy diet, participate in non-impact exercise on a routine basis (walking, swimming, biking), pilates and yoga are great exercises to maintain flexibility. Don't give up! ...Read more

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What are some good remedies for eczema?

Eczema: Eczema is a common skin problem--often worse in winter due to greater dryness. Moisture with creams, not lotions is a great start. Avoiding excessive soap or hot water can help. Cortisone creams for flares can help. There may not be a permanent cure, but your doctor can get you on a regimen that will help you live without so much trouble. Make an appt. ...Read more

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What are some good home remedies for severe arthritis?

What are some good home remedies for severe arthritis?

See a rheumatologist: Rheumatologist can give you the best advice and treatment plan for ra. ...Read more

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What are some natural remedies for a hypothyroid?

What are some natural remedies for a hypothyroid?

Thyroid treatment: The only medication for hypothyroidism is thyroid hormone that is natural because it is exactly the same to the hormone made by the human body. ...Read more

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What are some natural remedies for a cold?

What are some natural remedies for a cold?

Symptom relief: Cold tips: for sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). * for congestion – saline nose drops or a netti pot. *for anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.**for hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. * add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. Add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. ...Read more

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What are some natural remedies for a cold?

What are some natural remedies for a cold?

No proven remedies!: Common colds are self-limited and there are no proven 'cures'. Some claim that extra vitamin c and echinacea based supplements help. Simple treatments such as rest, drinking extra fluids, eating healthy, avoiding stress, using saline nasal spray may help to shorten the duration of a cold. Aspirin, tylenol (acetaminophen) or aleve/motrin are useful for associated headache or fever. ...Read more

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What natural remedies are good for gastritis?

What natural remedies are good for gastritis?

Depends: It may be diet you are eating, if so, try to avoid certain foods esp. Spicy and greasy ones and things like coffee and try tea instead which is good for gastritis. Also a little ginger ale sometimes helps esp. With nausea. Also avoid orange juice and citrus as this is also very acid as well. ...Read more

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What are some natural remedy for hsv2?

What are some natural remedy for hsv2?

None: It is a virus. There is no cure, even with medications. Antivirals will put it back into remission faster but no other agents treat it. ...Read more

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What are some good treatments for gout?

What are some good treatments for gout?

Diet, meds: Aside from changing diet and possible medications causing gout, the two common drugs to lower uric acid are Allopurinol and uloric. Rarely, probenecid is used. A new infusion, krystexxa, (pegloticase) is necessary very rarely. During flares, anti-inflammatories, ice and rest are helpful. A rheumatologist treats this kind of arthritis. ...Read more

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What are some alternative remedies for arthritis pain?

What are some alternative remedies for arthritis pain?

Several.: Omega-3 fatty acids. Anti-oxidants (grapeseed extract), losing weight, bracing, splinting, exercise appropriate non-traumatic activity. Warm heat for chronic pain. Capsacin cream applied to hands and feet. Several others. The effectiveness is moderate for pain relief in arthritis and rheumatism. ...Read more

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What are some natural remedies for anxiety?

What are some natural remedies for anxiety?

Immune balancing: Please understand that inflamamtion can lead to anxiety symptoms (http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmed/9450372). The inflammation may show up as allergies, headaches, eczema, diarrhea, constipation.... If the immune system is in good balance, then the great supplements dr. Baker recommended will work that much more effectively. ...Read more

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What are some natural treatments for rheumatoid arthritis?

What are some natural treatments for rheumatoid arthritis?

Several things!: Omega-3 fatty acis, calcium, vitamin d3 and zinc! these will help in food or as supplements. Stay as active as possible, and avoid teraumatic activities, ie. Running, jumping, or contact sports. Cycling, yoga, pilates, circuit weight training are better activities! ...Read more

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What are some natural remedies for h.Pylori?

What are some natural remedies for h.Pylori?

Check out this link.: Take care! http://www.Smart-publications.Com/articles/eradicate-h-pylori-infection-and-protect-yourself-from-ulcers.

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What are some natural remedies for depression?

What are some natural remedies for depression?

Depression: Depression may benefit from Omega 3 Fatty Acids, SAM-e & 5- HTP. If there are specific deficencies then Folic Acid, Vitamin B6 & Magnesium supplementation may help. ...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. Heidi Fowler
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Natural Remedies (Definition)

Natural remedies are plant based supplements to help with different symptoms people have. They are found ...Read more