Every day, millions of people take anti-inflammatory medicines to relieve everything from minor aches and pains, to the occasional headache, to the debilitating symptoms of arthritis.
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Can an endangered South African desert plant relieve arthritic pain? Dr. Tieraona Low Dog, MD, says devil’s claw can. It’s been used for thousands of years by South African natives to treat pain.
As we reported in Tuesday’s message, she’s studied the effects of the herb on arthritis pain. Several other studies and experts confirm its benefits.
She’s had so much success with the herb that she now uses it to help her patients successfully combat arthritic pain.
There’s some exciting news for people with arthritis. One all-natural plant extract can ease pain as effectively as any pain killer. But without any of the risky side effects.
It comes from Dr. Tieraona Low Dog, who has served on the White House Commission of Complementary and Alternative Medicine. She’s also chaired the United States Pharmacopeia Dietary Supplements and Botanicals Expert Committee.