January 6, 2011
It is important to not allow your body to feel pain for prolonged periods of time. The longer you’re in pain, the longer your body produces a chemical to sense pain called Substance P.
Unfortunately, most of the effective pharmaceutical treatments for pain have side effects, such as addiction.
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October 4, 2011
Dr. Stephen Stokes explains the fastest and most effective ways to reduce pain without drugs or surgery.
1. Ginger: 5% standardized extracts Gingerols Shogaols, up to 4,000 mgs day with food divided equally over 3 or 4 time periods. Reduce pain, inflammation and inhibit formation of substance P and has been shown to have chemotherapeutic effect on colon cancer.
2. Turmeric: 95% standardized curcuminoids extract, up to 3,000 mgs a day taken as above, Reduces NF-Kappa B, reduces pain and inflammation, inhibits cancer growth in hydrocarbon based cancers.
3. EPA/DHA, Omega 3 fatty Acids: Take 2-3 tablespoons (13 grams) a day of cold pressed Flax Seed Oil (Barleans is good!) or take fish oil capsules but check the EPA/ DHA content, this is the active ingredient and needs to be high. Works along with Turmeric to produce extraordinary results.
4. Devils Claw (Harpagophytum Procumbens): Get the right stuff NOT CATS CLAW! 60-80 mgs a day, tested as good as Vioxx as a pain reliever without side effects. Produces a central nervous system response to control pain.
DISCLAIMER: DO NOT TAKE IF YOU ARE ON PRESCRIPTION MEDICATIONS WITHOUT DOCTORS APPROVAL. IF YOU ARE TAKING BLOOD THINNERS THESE HERBS CAN HURT YOU. BE RESPONSIBLE, THIS IS PROVIDED FOR INFORMATION/ EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY.