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Osteoarthritis is a rheumatic disease that appears when the cartilage of the joints wears out. This makes movement difficult and usually causes pain. These treatments that we will mention to you today, are effective to fight this type of pain.
This plant is very associated to relieve bone and joint ailments, so it is effective in case of suffering from osteoarthritis. To make it work, it is recommended to prepare an infusion with it and drink a cup a day.
The harpagophyte is possibly the best known and most effective remedy. It is a plant whose anti-inflammatory and analgesic effect is very suitable for treating rheumatic conditions. This natural herb can be obtained in the form of capsules in health food stores.
This traditional treatment has proven to be very effective in the treatment of osteoarthritis, and an alternative to taking medication.
Hot and cold packs
Applying cold gel packs is ideal for reducing inflammation of the joints. Apply them to the painful area for about 20 minutes, then warm the compress a little in the microwave and apply to the area for 5 or 10 minutes. This operation can be repeated 3 to 4 times a day.