Do Herbal Remedies for Rheumatoid Arthritis Help?

For people experiencing the stiffness and pain that come with rheumatoid arthritis, some herbal remedies may complement your treatment plan. But before you rush to the health food store, know that the proof on the benefits of these treatments can be limited.

Treatments that are “natural” can still have risks. Talk to your doctor to understand the side effects and possible interactions that occur with some herbal treatments. If your doctor approves it, you might want to try some of these herbal treatments.


Turmeric is a plant that has been used for healing for thousands of years. Indian health practitioners believed the spice had numerous health benefits, like reducing inflammation, acting as an antioxidant and improving overall health.

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