The word ’arthritis’ originates from Greek words: “arthrosi” (joint) and “ithis”(inflammation) and as the word say – it is an joint inflammation. There are many variations to this condition, and two most frequently diagnosed are osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.
Anyhow, this condition affects joints, diseased suffer from joint pains, have decreased mobility of joints and swelling is almost always present. This is not a life threatening disease but it surely affects the quality of life. People suffering from this disease have troubles in everyday life.
Osteoarthritis is a degenerative disease of joints that usually occurs in elderly population. In many cases, the disease usually affects fingers. But rheumatoid arthritis is a serious disease that affects young people also. This variation affects all joints, not just fingers, and also muscles and other tissues in your body. A person suffering from this disease is experiencing hurt and difficulties.
Some time ago, the treatment of this disease was conducted in natural way but contemporary medicine and way of life can only offer variety of choices. This disease is progressing pretty fast and it should be kept under control as much as possible. Medication should be the main therapy and natural remedies should be an aid in treatment.
Potato juice in curing arthritis
Raw potato juice is considered one of the best natural remedies in curing this disease. Take one medium size potato with its peel, cut it into thin slices, and put it in a jar. Pour 2.5dl of water over it and leave it for the night, so the juice comes out of it. Throw the potato in the morning and drink the juice before any meal. Repeat this process for its full effects.
Bananas can cure arthritis
Bananas contain vitamin B complex, therefore can help in curing. It is recommended to conduct a specific diet – you should eat up to 9 bananas a day for 3-4 days. After that, you eat regularly but eat only a banana a day.
Calcium for arthritis
It is proven that calcium mineral (calcium lactate) can significantly help in easing the joints pain and after a prolonged usage even completely eliminate the pain. Take 1 dose of calcium lactate: dissolve 2 teaspoons of it in water and drink. Conduct this treatment for at least 4 months – 1 dose 3 times a day before meal.
Ginger and arthritis
Traditional Far East medicine discovered ginger as a truly valuable natural cure for arthritis, since ginger owns anti-rheumatic properties. Ginger prevents inflammatory processes. Then, this plant dissolves harmful acids that occur while the inflammation process. For treating rheumatoid arthritis recommended daily dose of fresh ginger is 5gr or 1gr of dry ginger – 3 times a day.