Arthritis in all it's types afflicts one in five adults over the age of 18. Osteoarthritis is the most common form and is suffered by an estimated thirty one million Americans.
One of the more promising natural treatments are several compounds which are found in Turmeric. Curcumin and a few supporting components make up the class of chemicals known as curcuminoids. These compounds have been known to have anti-oxidant properties but new studies are researching their anti-inflammatory qualities.