How To Cure Gout At Home?
Gout is acute pain, swelling, intense tenderness and inflammation in the joints. It usually appears in the elderly but it also appear in younger individuals. A high amount of uric acid is the most commonly the cause of getting gout. Also genetics, alcohol and lack of exercise can be a cause. Gout can also be associated with hypertension, diabetes and uric acid kidney stones.
To get relief from gout pain, it is essential to alkalize the body and neutralize the excess uric acid in blood stream. This can be done easily with fresh lemon juice and baking soda. Along with lemon juice, also eat other fruits rich in vitamin C to strengthen the body tissues.
Mix the juice of one lemon with one-half teaspoon of baking soda. Let it sit for a few seconds until the fizzing stops, and then mix it in a glass of water. Drink it immediately.
Another option is to add the juice of half a lemon to a glass of water and drink it three times a day.