Virility Health Ltd

Supplement News

Customer Service & Order Line
0800 081 0850
(Available from 09:00 to 17:00 BST)
Testimonials Customer Service Terms and Conditions Affiliates

Myths or Magic? Cures for arthritis – Copper bracelets, Glucosamine & Rituximab

Posted in Arthritis by Head Boy on the December 4th, 2009

What is arthritis?

Arthritis is a painful condition that affects the joints of the body. There are many different types of arthritis and contrary to popular belief it is not an old person’s ailment. Two-thirds of arthritis sufferers are aged between 15 and 65. The most common forms of arthritis are Osteoarthritis (caused by wear and tear of cartilage) and Rheumatoid Arthritis (inflammation due to an overactive immune system).

What causes arthritis?

The causes of Rheumatoid Arthritis are largely unknown but other forms of arthritis can be hereditary or result from an injury or infection.

What can be done to reduce arthritis pain?

Various studies of arthritis sufferers show that most people take over the counter medicines to reduce the pain. These consist of various anti-inflammatory tablets (e.g. Ibuprofen) and pain killers. Other highly publicised remedies for arthritis pain include:

  • Copper and magnetic bracelets. (Is this myth or magic? Find out below.)
  • Diet. Some foods make inflammation worse while others reduce it, so watching what you eat can ease the pain of arthritis. Being overweight can place additional strain on your joints. Body fat can also produce hormones and chemicals that increase inflammation. So keeping weight at normal levels can reduce the pain of arthritis.
  • Rituximab – a revolutionary arthritis treatment.
  • Glucosamine – a natural remedy (nature’s own anti-inflammatory.)

Are copper and magnetic bracelets effective in reducing arthritis pain?

Recent research carried out at York, Hull and Durham Universities (alongside the NHS) have concluded that there is no evidence to support claims that copper or magnetic bracelets reduce the pain of arthritis and have in fact ruled them ‘useless’ with at best a placebo affect for those who claim they offer relief.

Read more here: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-1221015/Copper-bracelet-arthritis-cure-myth-say-scientists-casting-doubt-multi-million-pound-alternative-healthcare-industry.html

What foods can make arthritis pain worse?

Foods that make arthritis pain worse include:

Saturated fats, man-made trans fats and sugary foods (refined carbohydrates).

Saturated fatty foods include fats from animals e.g. :

  • Beef sausages
  • Bacon
  • Chicken skin
  • Ice-cream
  • Butter
  • Whole milk
  • Cheese

Refined carbohydrates:

  • White bread and other baked goods made from white flour
  • White Rice

What foods can ease the pain of arthritis?

Foods rich in Omega-3 fatty acids and antioxidants are effective in reducing inflammation in the body.

Omega-3 rich foods:

  • Salmon (fresh or canned)
  • Herring
  • Sardines
  • Omega-3 fortified eggs
  • Walnuts
  • Soybeans
  • Extra virgin olive oil

Antioxidants:

  • Vitamin C
  • Selenium
  • Carotenes

Is new treatment Rituximab effective for arthritis pain?

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-144675/Is-cure-arthritis.html

Rituximab (also used to treat cancer sufferers) is being hailed as a new arthritis cure following reports of a whole year’s relief from pain after just one treatment. This new drug is believed to have allowed chronic arthritis sufferers to live near normal lives after years of suffering. The scientists testing this drug say:

“As a future treatment for severe rheumatoid arthritis, Rituximab looks promising. The results of larger trials over a longer period of time will undoubtedly answer some of our concerns.”

Does Glucosamine help relieve arthritis pain?

Studies into the effectiveness of Glucosamine on reducing the pain of arthritis show that it is more effective than a placebo at reducing inflammation and in some cases performs better than Ibuprofen, but results vary depending upon brand and quantity.

What is Glucosamine?

Glucosamine is a natural compound formed in the body that is produced less as we get older. It assists the production of a molecule called glycosaminoglycan which helps with the formation and repair of various body tissues and cartilage. Glucosamine supplements are made from a substance called Chitin, which is derived from the shells of various sea animals such as shrimp, crab and lobster.

Our natural Arthritis Relief supplement contains 6 natural vitamins and antioxidants including Glucosamine for the relief of symptoms of arthritis. For more details on how this natural product can help relieve the pain of arthritis read here. Meanwhile it also reports great anti-aging benefits! To read more go to 

 http://www.virilityhealth.com/arthritis-relief–300-gm.php

Reduce the pain of your arthritis naturally with careful eating and selective herbal supplements.

  1. Every weekend i used to pay a visit this website, because i want enjoyment, for the reason that this this site conations
    in fact pleasant funny data too.

    Comment by where can you Buy magic mesh — December 23, 2012 @ 1:11 am

  2. RSS feed for comments on this post. | TrackBack URI

     

Product Search

Advanced Serach

Shopping cart  Shopping cart
0 Item(s)
Total £0.00
» Checkout

Payment Methods
Delivery Options

Newsletter
Newsletter
*

*



Powered by VerticalResponse

* required

Subscribe to our Newsletter and we will send you information about the latest offers, and products.
Buy One Get One Half Price
Buy One Get One Half Price

Massive Range of products in Our Buy One Get the Second Half Price Range - Click Here to See the Full Range

No. 1 Product This Month
Arginmax for Men
ArginMax for Men improves sexual performance and enjoyment.
Become an Affiliate. Earn 12% of all Virility Health sales that originate from your web site.

SHOP.COM OneCart Certified

BizRate Customer Certified (GOLD) Site

"Disclaimer: This article is for information purposes only and should not be used for the diagnosis or treatment of medical conditions. While all reasonable care is taken in compiling articles virilityhealth make no warranty as to their accuracy. We advise that you always consult a Doctor or other health care professional for diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions.
Latest Products Buy 1 Get the 2nd Half Price Money Back Guarantee Sexual Health Pheromones Health
Pregnancy Menopause Relief Diet Supplements Teeth Whitening Beauty Magnetic Therapy
Anti-Ageing Hair Care Prostate Health Sleep Relief Stress Relief Body Building

Customer Service
We believe that the products we offer are of the highest quality and excellent value for money. We aim to provide you with a fast, efficient and friendly service.

Fast Despatch Policy
If we receive your order by 12:30 (BST) we will despatch your parcel the same day.

We accept the following cards:

Payement Type

PayPal-Standard-Logo

We also accept payment by Cheque, Postal Order and Bank Transfer

Virility Health Ltd

Registered Address
Virility Health Ltd.
3 Leigh Court Close
Cobham
Surrey
KT11 2HT
Company No. 03898999
VAT No. 745 0607 4
Correspondence Address
Virility Health Ltd.
Lane End Farm
Kelsall Road
Ashton Hayes
Cheshire
CH3 8BH
United Kingdom
Telephone 0800 081 0850 or Int Telephone +44 1829 752 561 (Available 24 Hours a Day) | Fax +44 (0) 870 762 1381 | Email: customer.service@virilityhealth.com

Copyright © 1999 - 2013 Virility Health Ltd. All rights reserved.