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“Curing” Rheumatoid Arthritis

“Curing” Rheumatoid Arthritis

| October 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is different from the most common form of arthritis called osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis is caused by a process similar to the thinning of the brake disc on your wheels. Cartilage that normally cushions bones wears down. Joints first start to become stiff, then they become painful. This type arthritis is common in the […]

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Addressing Two Basic Types of Arthritis

Addressing Two Basic Types of Arthritis

| September 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

There are two basic types of arthritis (arthro=joint. Itis= inflammation). Most arthritis is classified as “wear and tear”. It’s analogous to brake wear in your car. The padding of cartilage (white on end of chicken bone) between bones gradually wears down such that bone comes in contact with bone. It starts off as morning stiffness […]

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Mother of All Balms for Arthritis Relief

Mother of All Balms for Arthritis Relief

| July 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

There are 2 basic forms of arthritis–osteoarthritis and inflammatory arthritis. Osteoarthritis, the most common type, is similar to brake wear. With long-term usage, the brake disc separating metal wears down. Metal on metal makes the brakes squeak when you apply them. This means you need new disc. With osteoarthritis, the cartilage that normally separates bones […]

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