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Reason for taking: Arthritis
7/25/2014 9:28:11 AM

Reviewer: asimons28, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Used GREAT LAKES graduated beef gelatin.

Reason for taking: Arthritis
7/9/2014 9:38:26 AM

Reviewer: james, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Arthritis from repetitive construction work. Swelling of joints in the wrists and elbows. Swelling numbness and excruciating pain of hands causing loss of sleep. Symptoms eased up after one week of treatment by consuming 2 packs of gelatin per day that returned if stopped for a few weeks. I would then return to taking gelatin and it would again improve.

Reason for taking: Arthritis
8/22/2013 4:46:10 PM

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Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Gelatin is skin and bones from animals (cows, etc.) and as a result likely has highly concentrated amounts of fluorine compounds (sodium fluoride, sodium fluorosilicate, hydrofluorosilisic acid). In the long run this will make all forms of arthritis worse since this is the root cause no one bothers to tell you about.

Reason for taking: Arthritis
8/7/2013 5:13:40 PM

Reviewer: Saron, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had pain in my shoulder for 5 months and after staying off exercise and getting a steroid shot my shoulder was still hurting. I had an x-ray done and it showed arthritis. For another reason I decided to make jello from plain gelatin and pomegranate juice to eat as a snack. I was eating two 4ounce bowls a day ( using the Knox blox recipe). To my surprise after a week my symptoms totally disappea ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Arthritis
2/3/2011 1:00:04 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
good

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