CuraMed is the most clinically studied, enhanced absorption curcumin on the market, with 25 published studies demonstrating support for joints, mood, mental health, and pain relief.† CuraMed contains BCM-95 Curcumin, a patented blend of standardized curcumin with turmeric essential oils that provides greatly enhanced absorption over plain curcumin and sustained retention times at meaningful levels […]
The Ancient Spice That Heals Turmeric has been used for centuries as food and medicine, dating back at least 4000 years. Modern medicine has begun to recognize its importance as well — as indicated by the over 3000 studies dealing with turmeric that have been published within the last 25 years. Turmeric continues to garner […]
Knee pain is not an ailment that only inflicts the old. Today aching joints can hit you at any age be it mid 30s-40s or 60-70s. Joint inflammation, especially in the knees, is the most reported of all joint discomforts and diseases. Robert Nickodem, Jr., MD tells osteoarthritis or ‘wear-and-tear’ arthritis, is like a rusty […]
It is an irresistible combination of fluffy hot-from-the-steamer rice drizzled with gulai ayam and served with easy-to-eat pieces of juicy fried turmeric chicken and burn-your-tongue-off sambal belacan that draws people to Warung Cikgu in Puchong. Started in May 2005, the eatery was set up by Kelantan native Ariff Suqimi and managing the two outlets is Ariff’s primary school friend […]
Arthritis affects around 10 million people in the UK Symptoms include joint pain, swelling and redness. Many sufferers relieve pain by taking paracetamol and ibuprofen. However, research published earlier this year in the British Medical Journal revealed that taking the latter painkiller – or other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) – could increase risk of heart […]
This guide to the 4 supplements with the most evidence supporting their benefits can help you decide which one(s) may be right for you. However, you should ask your doctor before starting a new supplement to make sure it’s appropriate for your condition and won’t interact with any of your other medications
Several recent studies show that turmeric/curcumin has anti-inflammatory properties and modifies immune system responses. A 2006 study showed turmeric was more effective at preventing joint inflammation than reducing joint inflammation.
The formation of uric acid crystals in your joints is a perfect example of poor lifestyle choices. Left unattended, it can easily lead to a more painful condition known as gout. This swelling may be slight and cause stiffness or it can create severe pain and swelling that develops in just a few hours.
In one study, two grams of curcumin extract provided to subjects was found to provide pain relief that was equivalent to ibuprofen for pain associated with osteoarthritis of the knee. A tasty option is to sprinkle turmeric or curry spice in your …
Some rheumatoid arthritis patients say that using forms of medical marijuana eases the pain and inflammation they suffer from their condition. Yet most doctors specializing in rheumatoid arthritis treatment were unaware that a growing body of research …Yet most doctors specializing in rheumatoid arthritis treatment were unaware that a growing body of research identifies medical marijuana’s […]
As a Centre of Excellence in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, Bath National Hospital was able to assign a specialist team, including a dietician, to Eve's care. "They were so amazing, it made me angry to think of how I was dismissed for all those …
Pain medications like ibuprofen or naproxen patients use to relieve pain and inflammation only treat the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, but DMARDs treat the underlying cause of rheumatoid arthritis by changing the body's immune response so it will …