What is Rheumatism?

Rheumatism is not a single disease. It pertains to a whole range of conditions, all of which cause pain. These conditions affect the joints, the muscles and the ligaments. Rheumatism is more common among the middle aged and elderly people. The exact cause of most forms of rheumatism is not known. Exposure to wet and cold may aggravate the pain. There are many types of rheumatism, and some of the most common ones are:


  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Osteo-arthritis
  • Gout
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Tennis elbow
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Cervical spondylitis
  • Fibrositis

Common Causes of Rheumatism

  • Infections
  • Genetic factors
  • Hormonal imbalance

Home Remedies for Rheumatism

Tips 1:

Drinking 2 tblspns of raw Potato juice before meals will help.

Tips 2:

5-6 Walnuts can be eaten daily. Take care to chew the Walnuts really well.

Tips 3:

Celery seeds (Ajwain) to be powdered. Add 1 tspn to a cup of hot water and drink before meals