Topical and Oral Herbal Pain Remedies

  title={Topical and Oral Herbal Pain Remedies},
  author={Eugene R. Zampieron and Ellen Kamhi},
  journal={International Journal of Complementary and Alternative Medicine},
  • Eugene R. Zampieron, Ellen Kamhi
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Complementary and Alternative Medicine
  • as many as 40 million Americans suffer with osteoarthritis. The most commonly recognized causes of arthritis are genetic predisposition, advancing age, obesity, trauma and “wear and tear.” However, the ‘wear and tear’ theory is probably an oversimplification, because many elderly people never develop arthritis, after years of wear and tear [1]. The degeneration of joints in all types of arthritis involves ongoing biochemical processes that negatively alter metabolism essential to maintaining… CONTINUE READING


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