$5 Home Remedies

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A poultice is an old-fashioned remedy that can help reduce joint inflammation. It combines pressure and baking soda, which can help draw out excess fluid. Combine 2 cups of baking soda and enough water to make a paste, wrap the mixture around the inflamed area with a piece of fabric andleave it in place for an hour. Do this daily for about three or four days.

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