Natural pain relievers, Rubs
This article talks about natural pain relievers, rubs, oils and how they are changing the mode of treatment.
For centuries, man has been using herbal preparations as natural pain relievers to overcome various types of aches and pains. It is unfortunate that we have slowly drifted away and have embraced synthetic drugs that have far reaching repercussions. The disadvantage with most of the synthetic drugs available today is that they contain many chemicals that are considered foreign to the human body.
Many people generally wish to avoid pain or at the least overcome it quickly by popping an over-the-counter (OTC) pain reliever. OTC pain relievers not only have the risk of possible side effects and addiction but in many cases could aggravate the existing health condition causing new health problems. This is the reason why more number of people are seeking to relieve pain through natural pain relief methods. People who have used natural methods for pain relief have experienced positive results in dealing with pain. People have reported relief from normal aches and pains of muscles, Joints to more complex conditions like arthritis.
Oils made using natural herbs and other nutrients act as good pain relievers when massaged into the affected areas of the body.
It is necessary to treat severe pains arising out of serious injuries and trauma with prescription drugs. Pains related to arthritis, sprains, bruises, backaches of muscles, joints and other discomforts that occur on a day-to-day basis can be alleviated using natural remedies. Various kinds of herbs and nutrients are used in the manufacturing of these formulas that can help in quick healing process.
Herbal oils and rubs, while acting as good pain relievers, also can make us feel and look better.
Since natural pain relievers are made from herbs and the ingredients are derived from natural sources, one has a choice to use them and avoid over-the-counter pain relievers that are usually accompanied by many side effects.
Engracia Lazatin M.D. Medical Director, Advanced Multi-Medicine & Rehabilitation, Westbury, New York