Ginger – a safe alternative to NSAIDs in the management of osteoarthritis?

A recently-published meta-analysis (i.e. summary of a number of carefully selected past studies) has shown that ginger was significantly better than placebo at alleviating pain and disability in osteoarthritis. As ginger is clearly a safer treatment option than NSAIDs, this meta-analysis gives some weight towards its use as an alternative, natural treatment in osteoarthritis.

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2017-08-28T22:42:20+00:00 August 28th, 2017|Misc. health|