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12 Small Things You Can do to Relieve Chronic Pain
Sep02

12 Small Things You Can do to Relieve Chronic Pain

We are all looking for ways to relieve chronic pains. Headaches, backaches, it’s all a real pain in the rear. Beside medications, there must be alternatives to help you relax. Here we will discuss a few things you can do to relieve chronic pain – without a prescription. First and foremost – Learn deep breathing or meditation to help you relax. It is stated that deep breathing and meditation are techniques that help...

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Aluminum Foil Treatment for Back and Joint Pain, You Have Never Heard Before!
Jul24

Aluminum Foil Treatment for Back and Joint Pain, You Have Never Heard Before!

Chinese and Russians have been using aluminum foil for a long time to relieve back pain and joint pain. This article will help you understand how you can use aluminum foil to ease your back, neck, knee or joint pain. This may look somewhat implausible to you, but you will be surprised to know how aluminum foil can magically help you get rid of pain. The procedure of this old Chinese and Russian method is very simple, you just need to...

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Take a Closer Look at Ankle Sprain (Causes and Treatments)
Jul22

Take a Closer Look at Ankle Sprain (Causes and Treatments)

The ankle is a large joint that connects the leg with the foot; it is formed of bones, tendons and ligaments. Sometimes people may twist the ankle which leads to ankle sprains. It could be very painful and the individual who suffers from an ankle sprain may have difficulty in walking or any other physical activity. It can be treated easily; it can be prevented too. What is The Ankle (Talocrural Region)? The ankle is the area which...

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Science Backed Health Benefits of Tart Cherry Juice For Arthritis
Jun19

Science Backed Health Benefits of Tart Cherry Juice For Arthritis

There are several beneficial alternatives which can enhance your health beyond the doctor’s office, recommendations and prescribed medications. For those with Rheumatoid Arthritis however, options are not near so many. Sure, there are the typical home remedies such as exercise and hot or cold applications for flare ups. Your doctor probably tells you to relax, try not to stress too much. There must be something else that can...

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World Lupus Day – Let’s Get Together to Raise the Awareness!
Apr30

World Lupus Day – Let’s Get Together to Raise the Awareness!

World Lupus Day is usually celebrated on the10th of May. The World Lupus Day was started eight years ago as a call to action to increase the awareness of the disease at the international governmental level. In America, Lupus Foundation of America has been at the forefront in creating awareness and campaigns of the disease. Lupus or Lupus Erythematosus is a chronic inflammatory disease that is a result of attack of the body and organs...

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Is Injection Therapy An Answer For Osteoarthritis?
Mar30

Is Injection Therapy An Answer For Osteoarthritis?

It is estimated that over 21 million adults in U.S are living with osteoarthritis (OA). This condition is known to affect the knee joints more than any other part of the body. Available research studies indicate that more than 30% of people aged 50 and above are currently living with knee OA. A whopping 80% of people over the age of 65 are suffering from this condition. In fact, it is very difficult for over 100,000 people in the U.S...

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How Rheumatoid Arthritis Hurt Your Knees?
Mar26

How Rheumatoid Arthritis Hurt Your Knees?

Rheumatoid arthritis is an inflammatory disease that can affect all people from all age groups. An autoimmune disease is a condition by which the body’s defense mechanism mistakenly identifies some body cells as foreign and as a result it produces chemical substances to fight those cells. Typically, the immune system comprises of a complex system that is responsible for killing anything perceived to be foreign in the body, more...

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Study Found Arthritis Degrade Bone Density
Mar25

Study Found Arthritis Degrade Bone Density

Over Two million Americans are suffering from rheumatoid arthritis (RA), which causes joint pain, swelling and deformity as well as causing of thinning of bone. Autoimmune diseases like RA, cause the body’s disease-fighting immune cells to identify mistakenly some parts of a person’s body as foreign, akin to bacteria, and, as a result, produce chemical substances to destroy them. Tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-alpha), is...

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Boron in Food: Is It Good For Bone and Joint Health
Mar24

Boron in Food: Is It Good For Bone and Joint Health

What Is Boron? Boron is categorized under rare elements that are found in the earth. This element is found in nature as a combination of other elements in the form of borate and borax. Boric acid is also another form of boron. Boron is also found in diets mostly derived from plants. Though the role of boron in the human body has not been conclusively studied, it is thought that it plays a big role in the body. For instance, this...

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5 Best Home Remedies for Gout Pain
Mar21

5 Best Home Remedies for Gout Pain

Gout is one form of arthritis that is known to attack different parts of the body such as small joints of the hands, wrists, ankle and feet. Typically, gout is associated with such symptoms such as acute pain, intense tenderness, inflammation and swelling in the joints. Though the exact cause of gout is not known, it is strongly indicated that excessive levels of uric acid in the body is one of the causes. Some other possible causes...

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