An illness characterized by acute to severe pain and swelling of the joints is known as rheumatism. Some of the common symptoms of this condition are fever, soreness and pain in the joints. You must take care when you have diagnosed with this condition in order to prevent it getting into the chronic stage.
In the severe stage of the condition you will suffer with severe swelling of the joints and even the slightest amount of pressure will be unbearable. The food that you eat is the main cause of this condition. Eating too many refined foods like sugar, pasta, bread and rice leave toxic waste in the body and this leads to the condition. You may try a few home remedies to get rid of the pain; however if you still feel uneasy then you must seek medical help from a professional.
Potatoes come to your rescue when you are dealing with this condition. Juice raw potatoes and drink a spoon or 2 of the juice before your meals. This will help to eliminate the waste products and toxic waste from your body. Peel the potatoes and boil the skin in water. Keep it to simmer till the water reduces to half. When it is done strain the water and drink a glass of it. It will be a boon to your condition and you will not experience any pain in the joints. Drink this 3 to 4 times a day for a week and you will be free of all pains.
This remedy is for the strong hearted. Bitter gourd juice mixed with a spoon of honey must be taken 3 times a day daily for three months. Don’t tell me that I didn’t warn you about the taste. The name of the vegetable is bitter gourd and it tastes just the way it is named – bitter. The juice is extremely strong and you may not be able to stomach it for a few days; however you must trust me when I tell you that it will be a blessing to your condition. If you have a history of rheumatism in your family then you must use this remedy as a preventive measure.
We all love lemonade and this juice will be a boon to your health if you drink it daily. 3 glasses of lemon juice a day will help to relieve all aches, pains and inflammation caused by this condition.
Eating 4 to 6 walnuts daily will also be of some assistance to you. Make sure that you chew these nuts well though; else you will end up with digestive issues.