Arthritis beans and avocado
Type of Spiritual Experience
Easier to eat an avocado and soy bean salad - much nicer
Note that although osteoarthritis is not the same as rheumatoid arthritis, the causes can occasionally be the same in which case the cure is effective for both
A description of the experience
Ugeskr Laeger. 2005 Aug 15;167(33):3023-5. [Avocado/soybean unsaponifiables in the treatment of knee and hip osteoarthritis]. [Article in Danish] Angermann P. Gildhøj Speciallaegeklinik, Brøndby. email@example.com
Avocado/soybean unsaponifiables (ASU) is an extract prepared from avocado and soybean oil. The product has been approved as a prescription drug in France for several years and has now been introduced in Denmark as a food supplement. ASU has been examined in vitro and in animal studies that have showed an anti-inflammatory effect and a stimulatory effect on proteoglycan synthesis in chondrocytes. Four randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trials have been published. These studies indicate that ASU has an effect on the symptoms of knee and hip osteoarthritis but not on the structural changes caused by osteoarthritis.