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11/4/12 5:22 P

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Hi and welcome to the team!

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10/28/12 11:31 A

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Welcome to the team! Good luck on your journey.

Blessed be.
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And now here is my secret, a very simple secret; it is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.
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10/25/12 7:48 P

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I'll have to try that tart cherry juice.

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10/25/12 4:14 P

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I can't say that I've evaluated the dried tart cherries. I use them in rotation with other dried fruit - usually Craisins and dried blueberries, but sometimes apricots and pineapple as well.
And I don't use dried fruit every day.
But I would say that I have had no negative effects.

It's probably something you should try yourself. And monitor it for efffects!

Sorry I can't be any more helpful.
I came to the dried tart cherries from my husband buying them - he's type 2 diabetes. And I decided to try them be ause my friend's husband was told to take cherries to reduce his likelihood of flair-ups with gout. I have also been tested for gout on a couple of occasions and been told that is not the problem. I have also told my medics that the problem is arthritis.
But, you know - left hand and right hand!

I really enjoy the dried tart cherries on a morning I decide to have cereal.
I take a fresh fruit and a dried fruit, usually, when I'm having a cereal breakfast. Which gives me plenty of opportunities to try different combinations. And so increase my variety and my "colours".

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10/24/12 9:51 P

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We've only tried the tart cherry juice and found that worked and stuck with that.




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10/24/12 9:13 P

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Do the dried Tart Cherries work for you? I just bought the Tart Cherry Juice and giving that a try. I know I have to lose the weight, but it is slow going.


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10/24/12 4:33 P

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I don't know about tart cherry juice, but I do like dried tart cherries better than raisins!

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10/24/12 11:17 A

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Arthritis can be a pain in the butt but it's manageable. Find a good rheumatologist that you can talk to, exercise and eat right and you will lose it! Welcome! emoticon


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10/23/12 10:29 P

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Bevie - - Glad you could find it. Let me know how it works.

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10/23/12 8:54 P

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Hi Judy,

Went on GOOGLE and found Tart Cherry Juice at my local Health Foods Store. I will be going tomorrow. Will let you know if it helps me. Bev


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10/23/12 7:30 P

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Welcome

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10/23/12 7:19 P

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welcome to the team! I also use tart cherry, but I have mine in capsule form and it does help with the inflammation.

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Welcome Burgs!!! Like your attitude!! If you have a pool or hot tub that you can use, get in it!! Makes the exercises easier on the joints etc. Also, TART CHERRY JUICE is great for arthritis!!!

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Never heard of this type of arthritis, but remember one day at a time and we can all do it. emoticon


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10/23/12 5:30 P

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Hi everyone!

I was just diagnosed with psoriatic arthritis. I am 24 years old. I am determined to not let this condition control the rest of my life and am excited for this group to help me reach my goals!!

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