Category: Rheumatoid Arthritis

Bee Venom Therapy for Pain, Health and More

What is Bee Venom Therapy used for? * Pain: Chronic pain; Arthritis (traumatic, osteo, rheumatiod; Joint swelling and pain; Limited range of motion; Strength/grasp force; Walking duration; Morning stiffness; Painful scars; Fibromyalgia; Rheumatic diseases; Inflammation Other: Vertigo/vestibular disorders; Eye inflammations (iritis, retinitis, optic neuritis); Autoimmune disorders (multiple sclerosis, lupus, polymyalgia rheumatica, diabetes); General neuropathic changes ...

You Can Walk the Talk

Naturopathic Lifestyle: Read labels! All the following negatively impact your health: hydrogenated oils, Splenda, Equal, nitrites, nitrates high fructose corn syrup (GMO), sodium benzoate, or anything you can’t pronounce.  Topically avoid: sodium lauryl sulfate, parabens, petrolatum, mineral oil, and aluminum. Adopt a whole food diet, organic when possible, locally grown and in season. Aim for ...

Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN)

Naltrexone is a medicine that antagonizes/blocks various opioid receptors on cells. Naltrexone belongs to a family of opioid like compounds called endorphins. In large doses, it has been used to treat alcohol and opioid dependency. The immune system is regulated by endorphins such as naltrexone. Naltrexone used in low doses balances the immune system. Immune ...

Gardener’s Joints Need Love Too

There’s two components to osteoarthritis joint pain. First, is degeneration of the cartilage between the bones and joints and the laxity of the ligaments surrounding the joint. Second, there is an inflammatory component and this causes pain, swelling and deformity. The inflammation is due to hyper-reactivity of the immune system responding to the degenerative changes at ...