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Trade Your Ibuprofen for Turmeric

Pain from osteoarthritis can be life altering - it effects your quality of life and keeps you from the activities you love.


Usually the first step for pain relief is oral medications such as Tylenol or Anti-inflammatories (Ibuprofen or Aleve). Unfortunately these medications have side effects and should be taken cautiously. #Turmeric is another option.


Be sure to discuss using turmeric with your doctor as there are some medication interactions.  Also consider an anti-inflammatory diet. I often teach my patients to shop on the perimeter of the grocery store and to eat more plants based protein / food.


Eat close to the ground!


When oral medication and dietary changes still keep you from the activities you love it may be time to consider injections into the painful joint.

Dr. Siatta Dunbar

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