Category:Joints, Muscles and Bones
Any problems in any of these departments would start with the basic work up in Your very good health! and in particular in the page The general approach to maintaining and restoring good health. Indeed there is good evidence to suggest that arthritis is not simply wear and tear- it is a part of metabolic syndrome which is the metabolic degeneration associated with Western diets and lifestyles. The stoneage diet is vital to prevent arthritis. See Getting to the heart of the matter: osteoarthritis takes its place as part of the metabolic syndrome.
Using our bodies is an essential part of good health. Regular daily exercise is a vital part of staying well, indeed muscles, joints and bones need exercise to ensure circulation of blood through them and the stimulus to lay down new muscle, connective tissue and bone. Disuse will result in thinning bones, weak muscles and connective tissue. Indeed this limits the time astronauts can spend in space - they suffer acute osteoporosis! However any exercise will result in mild damage to joints and muscles so we need the raw materials for healing and repair together with rest and sleep to allow such healing and repair to take place. The raw materials for the renewal of joints, muscles and bones are similar, and represented in the joint mix. For details see Arthritis - Nutritional treatments
For those people who are unable to exercise because of fatigue or pain, regular massage is almost as effective. Joints, muscles and bones can react allergically, just as skin, lungs and gut can!
Pages in category "Joints, Muscles and Bones"
The following 15 pages are in this category, out of 15 total.