Use Effective Natural Remedies For Arthritis
Dr Andrew Napier • onHealth & Beauty 8 years ago • 3 min read

The pain caused due to arthritis in the joints and during movement can be relieved by natural remedies effectively and without side effects even after a prolonged and regular use. Arthritis causes lack of movement and minimize the range of motion of the joint, if a person tries to stretch the joint he suffers from severe pain, eventually this condition makes a person’s life very miserable and painful. Natural remedies have properties to relieve pain and promote movement without pain and uplift the body’s functioning naturally.

Using garlic is an excellent remedy for arthritis pain and condition; it has rich anti-oxidant properties which are extremely good to promote blood flow all over the body. Sufficient blood flow in the joints increases strength and flexibility of tissues to promote smooth and pain less movement. Paste of garlic can be applied on the affected joint or 3-4 cloves of garlic can be consumed for relieving pain. Massaging the affected joint with hot vinegar or sandalwood oil also helps in relieving pain.

Consumption of 1 teaspoon of honey with 2 teaspoons of lemon juice mixed in warm water or with 2 teaspoons of honey with 2 teaspoons apple cider vinegar with a glass of warm water also helps in relieving arthritic pain. One clove everyday fried in a teaspoon of clarified butter is another effective natural remedy for relieving arthritis pain.

There are few very effective herbs which can work as natural remedy for arthritis pain. Boswellia serrata is a well known herb for arthritis pain, regular use of Ashwagandha is also very useful for relieving all sorts of arthritic pain and is a beneficial herb for alleviating mental and physical health.

Capsaicin creams available as over the counter medicine made with cayenne pepper, a natural element, is also an effective pain reliever. This cream on topical application inhibits the signals of pain to the brain which makes the victim feel relieved and comfortable. Regular use of this cream poses no harm to health and helps the body in maintaining and promoting movement in the affected joints or body parts.

Ginger roots are an effective herb for inhibiting the production of prostaglandin and leukotrienes which are associated with pain and inflammation. Consumption of ginger in tea, food or in raw form can help in reducing the frequency of pain and also the pain intensity to a large extent. It is also an effective anti-oxidant which promotes blood flow for stronger musculoskeletal system.

Hot water tub baths with two cups of Epsom salt mixed in it relieves the pain; drinking tea of alfalfa leaves in place of regular tea also helps in improving the condition. Any person suffering with arthritis should take rest during the day for sufficient time, longer rest can also initiate pain but sufficient duration of rest helps in relieving strained muscles and tissues to avoid pain. Bringing weight within healthy limit is always beneficial, mild exercises which are not straining are good for over all health and also to relieve arthritic condition. Yoga, meditation and swimming are good exercises which promote relaxation and also promote sound sleep for better health to counter effects of arthritis.

Read more Home Remedies for Arthritis. Also know Home Remedies for Acid Reflux.


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