Black cumin against cancer

As more and more disease agents are becoming more and more resistant to mainstream pharmacological therapies, more and more researchers are looking into traditional herbal medicine for alternative … [Read more...]

Frankincense Against Knee Osteoarthritis

An enriched extract of the frankincense herb may reduce the symptoms of osteoarthritis. Such were the suggested findings of a study recently reported at Arthritis Research & Therapy. The authors … [Read more...]

A Glass of Pomegranate Juice A Day Keeps Arthritis Away

It is already known that pomegranate juice has anti-inflammatory properties. Maybe this is also the reason why researchers believe that a glass of pomegranate juice daily may help fight arthritis. … [Read more...]

Ginger Rub: My Newly Found Arthritic Pain Reliever

For the longest time, I have been using that green oil that contains methyl salicylate+menthol for leg cramps, stiff painful knees, etc. Now, I found Ginger Rub -- it contains methyl … [Read more...]

Extracts in Chinese Ants May Fight Against Arthritis and Others

Chemists in China have identified substances in some of their ant species that may be able to fight against arthritis and other diseases (i.e. hepatitis, etc). Apparently in China, ants has been used … [Read more...]

Manuka Honey For Arthritic Pain Relief

What do you rub on your joints for arthritic pain relief? I have always relied on Efficascent Oil (Methyl Salicylate Camphor + Menthol) -- which could be available under different brand names in other … [Read more...]

Arthritis Drug Celebrex® and Arrhythmia

The COX-2 inhibitor and a popular arthritis drug Celebrex® is maybe inducing arrhythmia (irregular beating of the heart) as shown in laboratory studies. A product of Pfizer - Celebrex® - is an NSAID … [Read more...]

Novartis’ Anti-Arthritis Drug Lumiracoxib (Prexige), Recalled From Philippine Market

Here in the Philippines, the Bureau of Food and Drugs has ordered the pull-out from the market of the pain-killer anti-arthritis drug – Lumiracoxib (Prexige) by Novartis - due to fears that it can … [Read more...]

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