Nsaids

Safe Alternatives to NSAIDs

…nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) like ibuprofen and naproxen sodium for pain relief. My answer is still no—my opinion of aspirin or other NSAIDs has not changed. I still don’t feel the benefits outweigh the risks, and I don’t recommend its use. NSAIDs are known to cause bleeding. It could…

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Arthritis Superfood: Spirulina

…spirulina's pigments, phycocyanin, possesses anti-inflammatory properties similar to some non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Considering the dangers linked to NSAIDs, particularly ulcers, spirulina should be viewed as an essential component of any arthritis program. No other green superfood…

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Arthritis Awareness

…your joints lubricated and functioning properly. Range of motion exercises are especially helpful. And for pain relief, you don't have to rely on NSAIDs like ibuprofen or naproxen sodium, which come with many side effects. Instead, try nutrients like glucosamine/chondroitin, lemon myrtle, wild rosella…

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A Spicy Alternative to NSAIDs

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are some of the most widely used medications used for all types of pain, particularly the wear-and-tear form of arthritis (osteoarthritis). In a study published last year in JAMA, researchers took a look at individuals being treated for high blood pressure…

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The Link Between Cold Weather and Joint Pain

…nutrients that are just as helpful include niacinamide, whey, lemon myrtle and wild rosella. And for acute pain relief, don’t resort to traditional NSAIDs. Instead, use natural pain relieving therapies like capsaicin and turmeric. You May Also Be Interested In: * Arthritis Symptoms * Treating Arthritis…

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Don't Ignore This Medication Side Effect

…It’s Your Turn: What natural solutions have you turned to because of medication side effects? You May Also Be Interested In * Safe Alternatives to NSAIDs * Conventional Arthritis Treatments Pose Health Risks * Statins Decrease Exercise Benefits

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Relieve Pain and Inflammation with this Ayurvedic Therapy

I constantly get questions about how to relieve arthritic joint pain and inflammation without the use of aspirin or other NSAIDs. There are many options for pain relief, but the one I want to tell you about today--Boswellia--is particularly helpful. Boswellia is also known as Indian frankincense. It…

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Common Causes of Digestive Problems

…chlorinated water supplies; * Radiation therapy; * Exposure to toxic metals, pollutants, and/or radiation; or * Use of non-steriod anti-inflammatory drugs NSAIDS (like Motrin, Advil, Nuprin, Rufin, Medipren, Midol, etc..). Besides symptoms, another good indicator of bowel problems is the pH of your stool. Remember…

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