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Curcumin Relieves Pain and Inflammation for Osteoarthritis Patients

Posted on Oct 12, 2011 in Health & Wellness

Curcumin can relieve pain and increase mobility in patients with osteoarthritis.  It can also reduce a series of inflammatory markers.  100 patients with osteoarthritis were divided in two groups — the first group was given the “best available treatment” and the second group was given the same treatment plus 200 mg of the curcumin formulation each day. Curcumin is also the active ingredient in turmeric, which is a very popular supplement. curcumin is known for its potent anti-inflammatory properties. The compound has been shown to influence more than 700 genes, and it can...

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