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Yellow Raisin And Gin For Arthritis
I have about gin soaked raisans. If they work, how long do you soak and how many do you eat to ease arthritis?
No real studies: The idea of eating gin-soaked raisins to help arthritis pain has been around for ~30 years. It's in the realm of folk remedies, with no testing in the controlled double blind study approach conventional medicine uses. You'd be doing your own personal experiment by trying this, but here's some info: http://tinyurl.Com/n8wocra if it gives better results than oxycodone & percocet, do let us know. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am currently taking sulfasalazine for psoriatic arthritis I have noticed the whites of my eyes have started turning yellow under my eye lids and the corner of my eyes what could this be?
Photo?: Hi--thanks for your question. It would help to see a photo (all of us dermatologists are very visually oriented). This class of medications can, in some cases, affect the liver and cause yellowing of the eye conjunctiva (the "whites of the eyes"), leading to a condition called "icterus." Other causes of yellow eyes include diet (eg "carotenemia" from eating too many carrots), etc. ...Read more
Yes: Start with an anti-inflammatory diet, then add anti-inflammatory foods such as turmeric (the yellow in curry), or curry, ginger, rosemary, (organic) apple skins, onions and get rid of pro-inflammatory foods, especially refined ones like sugar and flour. A supplement called same (800-1600 mg/day) plus b complex works as well as celebrex, not right away, but after 2 months. Dont take if bipolar. ...Read more
Lose wieght and : Omega-3 fatty acids(fish oil) extra-virgin olive oil antioxidants—vitamin c, selenium, carotenes, bioflavonoids , selenium-rich diet. Some of the best foods for selenium:brazil nuts, tuna carotenes:fruits and vegetable bioflavonoids — quercetin and anthocyanidins: : some of the best foods for quercetin:onions (red, yellow, white), kale, leeks, cherry tomatoes, broccoli, blueberries, black curran. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How to tell if bony growth on big toe base is a bunion, osteoarthritis, or rheumatoid arthritis or gout/tophi? Only on right foot.
See a podiatrist: Go see a podiatrist. Gout would flare up and you have intense pain. Arthritis is due to joint space narrowing which is very possible. Ra 36 yo male not likely and it is on both side, bunion is a possibility. Usually if the bony growth on the side of the big toe joint its a bunion. Top of the big toe joint is arthritis. Podiatrist can tell you exactly what you got and how to take care of it. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Inflammation: Arthritis is inflammation within a joint. The most common type is osteoarthritis which is a wear and tear arthritis. Another is rheumatoid arthritis which is an autoimmune problem where the body attacks its own tissues. The common syptoms of arthritis is pain, swelling and stiffness in the affected joint. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Osteoarthritis (OA): Is a "wear and tear" arthritis, degeneration of one or more joints. It can have many causes such as an injury, biomechanical abnormalities and more which cause progressive joint damage over time. Treatment is largely symptomatic at first, but it is also wise to look into the underlying cause to help treat it effectively. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Arthitis medicine: The definition of arthritis is deceptively simple: an inflammation that involves one or more joints. More than 100 diseases fit this description, from the simplest inflammation in one joint to complex autoimmune diseases. Most common used madication are:nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (relafen, voltaren, Mobic and ibuprofen, celebrex, vioxx and Bextra and Aspirin and magnesium salicylatethank. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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