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Pain Relief

Pain can effect all parts of the human body. Most pain in the body comes from inflammation. The most common types of pain in need of relief include back pain, arthritis, bone pain and stomach aches.

Top 5 Supplements to Fight Arthritis

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Arthritis pain is one the biggest reasons people visit our supplement store. By the time they call customer service for advice, many of them are already taking a prescribed pain medication, but it’s not doing enough. Some of them are even taking aspirin and ibuprofen on top of their prescriptions, but their pain is still […]

Fight arthritis pain by exercising

man swimming in the ocean, exercise to prevent arthritis pain
If you live with arthritis, the first few minutes of your day can be agonizing. The aches, pains and stiffness in your hips, legs and feet when you walk down the stairs. The throbbing pain in your wrists and fingers as you grasp your cup of coffee. The stiffness and aches in your neck and […]

10 Drug-free Pain Relief Techniques I Recommend

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A disastrous epidemic is affecting people all across the country—rich and poor, young and old, male and female. It doesn’t discriminate, and it shows no signs of slowing down. I’m talking about opioid addiction. Nearly 4 million Americans use opioids for nonmedical reasons every month, and many of these people became addicted after getting a […]

Curcumin and arthritis: How to stop pain with this turmeric derivative

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What Is Arthritis? Arthritis Treatments What is Curcumin? Curcumin Reduces Pain and Inflammation Curcumin Dosage for Arthritis If you have osteoarthritis, then you know pain. This debilitating condition affects nearly a quarter of adults in America (upwards of 54 million people). And more than $80 billion dollars is spent every year on treating arthritis—usually with […]

Acetaminophen blocks emotions

How many times have you said to somebody, “I feel your pain.”? Well, believe it or not, if you take acetaminophen on a regular basis, maybe you can’t. A new report concluded that acetaminophen can blunt your ability and capacity to be empathetic. The report is yet another strike against acetaminophen, which already has a […]

Natural arthritis treatment before surgery

Woman with Knee Pain
Arthritis is a painful reality for nearly one quarter of adults in America (54 million people). We spend $81 billion dollars, every year, on medical costs related to arthritis treatment. But, despite the billions spent, a major new report has found that much of that treatment is largely ineffective. Truly, it is adding insult to […]

Four drug-free back pain remedies

We’ve all experienced it. You bend over to pick something up the wrong way, or you twist in an awkward direction, and zap! Your back starts radiating pain. Until recently, the common recommendation for a hurt back was drugs and more drugs, mixed with a little rest. However, after a number of studies proved that […]

Sleeplessness and Pain Cycle

When it comes to health, there are few issues thornier than when one issue exacerbates another, which echoes back onto the first, making the second worse still… it goes on and on. Which brings me to one of the most common negative cycles—it’s experienced by most people, at some point in their lives, yet it’s […]

Benefits of Omega-3 Supplements

What are Omega-3 fatty acids? Omega-3 fatty acids are one of several types of essential fatty acids (EFAs). They’re called EFAs because they’re essential to human health, but the body can’t make them, so they must come from dietary sources. The Standard American Diet is too low in these fats which are essential for good […]

Exercise: Natural Remedy for Arthritis

It probably sounds like the worst idea ever. If you’re one of the quarter of Americans with arthritis, your joints are swollen and tender. Sitting hurts. Standing hurts. And here I come, promising relief—if you’ll just give those joints a workout. What? Exercise? That’s right, exercise. Don’t think I’m crazy or have a sadistic streak. […]
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