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Total Joint Ease

FACT: Musculosketal conditions are leading causes of morbidity and disability, giving rise to enormous healthcare expenditures and loss of work1.

 

Life in Focus™ Total Joint Ease is a scientifically based formula with Glucosamine and Chondroitin to support:

  • Joint Comfort and Mobility
  • Healthy Cartilage Lubrication

Total Joint Ease is a scientifically-based formulation of 
glucosamine, chondroitin & MSM with co-factors designed 
to support joint health, mobility and healthy cartilage lubrication.

Who to recommend Total Joint Ease to?
 

  • People with joints problems2-6; or
  • People of any age concerned about joint health.

 

Each gelatin capsule contains:

Quantity

Benefits

Pantothenic acid
(Vitamin B5 )

1.25 mg

B5 deficiency is associated with joint changes, therefore supplementation can be beneficial7.

Pyridoxine (Vitamin B6)

1.25 mg

Lower levels of vitamin B6 is experienced in people with joint problems. Supplementation may be advised in case of deficiency8.

Ascorbic acid (Vitamin C)

37.5 mg

Both help maintain healthy blood vessels4.

Hesperidin

37.5 mg

Cholecalciferol (Vitamin D3) 2.5 mcg

Bone health, in general, is linked to vitamin D9.

Boron (as borax pentahydrate) 0.5 mg

It is an essential nutrient for healthy bones and joints10.

Dl-alpha tocopherol acetate (Vitamin E)

4.3 mg

Vitamin E provides antioxidant protection11

Chondroitin Sulfate
(from bovine cartilage)                                           

200 mg

Provides raw materials for maintaining a healthy cartilage5.

Glucosamine Sulfate
Potassium Chloride complex
(from shrimp/crabshell)                   

375 mg

With chondroitin it supports hyaluronic acid production for cartilage synthesis and joint lubrication5.

MSM (methylsulfonylmethane / dimethyl sulfone)

62.5 mg

A natural sulphur compound  that supports cartilage blood flow and reduces inflammation12.

Copper (as gluconate)

175 mcg

 

The minerals zinc, copper, selenium and manganese are helping in the body to support joint health11.

 

Manganese (as amino acid chelate)

0.5 mg

Selenium (as selenomethionine)

25 mcg

Zinc (as amino acid chelate)

2.5 mg

 

References

1. World Health Organisation, Chronic disease and health promotion, chronic rheumatic conditions. http://www.who.int/chp/topics/rheumatic/en/ Accessed 24 February 2015.
2. Rayman MP, Pattison DJ. Dietary manipulation in musculoskeletal conditions. Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol. Jun 2008;22(3):535-561.
3. Sumantran VN, Chandwaskar R, Joshi AK, et al. The relationship between chondroprotective and antiinflammatory effects of Withania somnifera root and glucosamine sulphate on human osteoarthritic cartilage in vitro. Phytother Res. Oct 2008;22(10):1342-1348.
4. Warter PJ, Drezner HL, Donio DA, Horoschak S. Seven-year observations on the treatment of arthritis with hesperidin-ascorbic acid. J Am Geriatr Soc. Jun 1956;4(6):592-598.
5. Braun L, Cohen M. Herbs and Natural Supplements an Evidenced Based Guide. 3rd ed. Chatswood, NSW: Churchill Livingstone; 2010.
6. Morreale P, Manopulo R, Galati M, Boccanera L, Saponati G, Bocchi L. Comparison of the antiinflammatory efficacy of chondroitin sulfate and diclofenac sodium in patients with knee osteoarthritis. J Rheumatol. Aug 1996;23(8):1385-1391.
7. Werbach MR. Nutritional Influences on Mental Illness: a sourcebook of clinical research. 2nd ed. Tarzana, California Third Line Press; 1993.
8. Sanderson CR, Davis RE, Bayliss CE. Serum pyridoxal in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Ann Rheum Dis. Apr 1976;35(2):177-180.
9. Grant WB. Epidemiology of disease risks in relation to vitamin D insufficiency. Prog Biophys Mol Biol. Sep 2006;92(1):65-79.
10. Newnham, RE. Essentiality of Boron for Healthy Bones and Joints. Environmental Health Perspective. 102 Suppl 7:83-5. November 1994.
11. Evans P, Halliwell B. Micronutrients: oxidant/antioxidant status. Br J Nutr. May 2001;85 Suppl 2:S67-74.
12. Jacob SW, Lawrence RM, Zucker M. The miracle of MSM. New York, New York: The Berkley Publishing Group; 1999.

 

 

 

 

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