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RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS (RA) ; A chronic systemic disease characterized by inflammation of the joints, often resulting in crippling deformities.


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Self-Help Guidelines

  • Consume a vegetarian diet or at least a diet very low in animal products.
  • Eat an avocado a day.
  • Use cold pressed olive oil in recipes, and use fresh ginger daily.
  • Increase omega-3 fatty acids (fish and flaxseed)
  • Increase the intake of raw fruits and vegetables.
  • Increase selenium, zinc, boron (Brewer's yeast, barley, almonds, pumpkin seeds, legumes, greens.
  • eliminate food allergens, if necessary (dairy, wheat, etc.).
  • Try warm baths, cold packs, and acupuncture

Medications Often Used To

Treat Symptom

Possible Side Effects

OHS Products To Minimize
Negative Effects

NSAIDs (Non-Steroidal Anti -
Inflammatory Drugs) /
Analgesics / Aspirin

Decreased absorption

of Vitamin C and Folate

Optimal Whole C
Gastric BleedingOpti-Cleanse and Repair

Indigestion / Nausea / Vomiting /
Diarrhea / Constipation

Optimal 1 Digestion

Increased Liver Enzymes /
Uric Acid / Kidney Dysfunction

Optimal Liver / Kidney
Increased or Decreased
Blood Sugar
Optimal Fat / Sugar
Increased Blood PressureOptimal Fat / Sugar
Corticosteroids

Nausea / Vomiting / Diarrhea /
Constipation

Optimal 1 Digestion

Depletes Potassium / Calcium /

Phosphorous / Vitamins /

A, C, D and Folate

Optimal 2 Vitamin / Mineral /Antioxidants
Headache / EdemaOpti-Force
Acne / RashOxyPure
Muscle / Tissue Wasting /
Suppressed Growth in Children
Complete Nutrition
Cataracts / GlaucomaOpti-Force
PancreatitisOptimal 1 Digestion
OsteoporosisOpti-BonePlus
Increased Blood GlucoseOptimal Fat / Sugar
Increased CholesterolOptimal Fat / Sugar
Methotrexate
Decreased Absorption of Fat /
Calcium / Vitamin B12 and Folate
Optima 1 digestion

Nausea / Vomiting / Diarrhea /
Constipation

Optimal 1 Digestion
Bone Marrow Suppression /
Decreased White Blood Cells /
Decreased Platelets / Anemia
Optimal 2 Vitamin / Mineral /Antioxidant
Increased InfectionOptimal Flora
NephropathyOptimal Acute
Increased Liver enzymes / Uric AcidOptimal Liver / Kidney
Leflunamide
Nausea / Vomiting / DiarrheaOptimal 1 Digestion
CandidaOptimal FloraOxyPure
RashOxyPure
Increased InfectionOptimal Flora
Increased Liver Enzymes Optimal Liver / Kidney