Golden Spice ERASES Arthritis Pain
A lot of my patients are skeptical about natural treatments.
And when they are suffering from the miserable and difficult-to-treat pain and stiffness of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), I can’t blame them.
These folks need relief… and they need it quick!
Fortunately, the research is in on a golden spice… and it should satisfy even the biggest doubting Thomas.
Studies show that this one superstar compound works BETTER than ibuprofen when it comes to combatting the pain and stiffness of arthritis.
Studies continue to confirm the power of the Indian spice turmeric to combat all kinds of health conditions.
Traditionally, it’s used to treat everything from stomach problems and skin diseases, to blood disorders and infections.
But personally, I’m impressed with its ability to combat even the worst arthritis pain.
Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune condition that occurs when your immune system attacks your joints.
The result is tremendous inflammation, stiffness, and pain.
The reason turmeric is an effective natural treatment for RA is that it gets to the root of what’s causing the pain to begin with: inflammation.
Most of the research focuses on a key active compound found in turmeric called curcumin.
- In one meta-analysis that reviewed eight different randomized clinical trials, the authors concluded that taking 1,000 mg of curcumin for 8-12 weeks could reduce the pain and inflammation caused by arthritis.
Even better? It was found to be as effective as anti-inflammatory drugs like ibuprofen (Advil) and diclofenac (Voltaren).
- Another study of people with rheumatoid arthritis found that taking curcumin for 90 days led to significant improvements in pain and inflammation (compared to the placebo group).
- Most recently, a rat model of rheumatoid arthritis found that the way curcumin reduced joint inflammation and redness was by blocking a key pathway that contributes to inflammation.
Studies also show that turmeric leads to long-term improvements in RA symptoms.
Eating foods seasoned with turmeric can be beneficial. But most of the studies showing the pain-relieving properties were done on curcumin, which you’ll need to get from a supplement.
Be sure to get one that has been formulated with black pepper as well, since it helps your body absorb more of the curcumin.
Written By Dr. Richard Gerhauser, M.D.
For years he’s been the trusted doctor for celebrities, world-class athletes, and countless seniors looking to reclaim their health.
And now…for the first time ever… he’s making his medical breakthroughs available to readers all across America.
Dr. Richard Gerhauser, M.D. is one of the most pioneering and innovative minds in medicine today – and he delivers cutting-edge cures each month through his Natural Health Response newsletter.
Natural Health Response readers get full access to Dr. Gerhauser’s protocols for chronic pain… heart disease… diabetes… Alzheimer’s… and even cancer. These are the very same treatments Dr. Gerhauser recommends to his own patients at his practice in Tucson, Arizona.
In addition to being a board-certified medical doctor, Dr. Gerhauser has earned two master’s degrees and has served as a clinical professor at the University of Arizona.
And as a physician at the world-famous Canyon Ranch, Dr. Gerhauser treated celebrities from around the world who paid dearly for the type of next-generation health information he provides Natural Health Response readers each month.
View More Free Articles
Osteoarthritis is a pain in every sense of the word. Besides the pain in your joints, it’s a pain in general to have to deal with pain and stiffness when getting out of bed in the morning. It’s a pain not to be able to walk to the bathroom without pain. It’s a pain to...
If you want to BE healthy, you have to LIVE healthy. But if you’re like most people, you aren’t willing to overhaul your entire diet – and you certainly aren’t prepared never to eat pizza again. I don’t blame you. Fortunately, you don’t have to. In fact, making just ONE simple change to your diet...
Ah, the elusive Fountain of Youth. If it existed, you wouldn’t just drink a cup of it… you’d dive right in and swim around in it. Well, the fountain itself might not exist, but nature has the next best thing. It’s a drink that lowers your risk of having a fatal heart attack—and can help...
For most of the history of the world, humans ate actual food. Meat came from animals that lived in the wild. Vegetables came from the backyard garden. Berries were picked in the wild in season. You get the picture. But just in the past 100 years or so, our food has been hijacked. And even...
If one of your New Year’s resolutions was to reduce the amount of stress in your life, you’re in good company. There are all kinds of reasons to cut stress out of your life –it can lead to chronic fatigue, headaches, stomach problems, anger, and other health issues. And there are all kinds of ways...
Earlier in the week, I told you about a benefit of exercise that has nothing to do with fitness or weight loss: It can help boost brain volume and decrease the risk of cognitive decline. Those are great reasons to get off the couch and get moving in this new year. But if you need...
Let’s be honest. When most people hear about a cure for diabetes, they think, “yeah right.” So I don’t blame you if you think that it’s a far-fetched possiblibilty… especially one that claims to work in just six hours. But for the men who were able to stop taking their insulin, they went from skeptics...
If you’ve gone through menopause, chances are your doctor has told you that you’re at a higher risk of coronary heart disease and sudden cardiac death. And he’s probably even used these facts to scare you into taking statins or a daily dose of aspirin. But you don’t need to take Big Pharma’s overpriced, side-effect-laden,...
Alzheimer’s disease is predicted to become a full-blown epidemic by 2050. But you don’t have to be diagnosed with dementia to experience the everyday impact of an aging brain… Like forgetting why you walked into a room or having trouble finding the exact word you want to use. But it doesn’t have to be that...
Superbugs are a serious health threat. They infect over 2 million people—and kill thousands—every year. And it’s going to get a lot worse before it gets better. As bacteria become resistant to mainstream’s best antibiotics, researchers are searching for a solution… I don’t care what form it comes in… as long as it’s safe and...