Arthritis is a degenerative and painful disease that causes loss of movement due to inflammation of the joints. There are more than 100 type of arthritis and most common among them are osteoarthritis that causes stiffness and pain in the joints and gets worse as you age due to wear and tear of the joints. In conventional treatment painkillers and anti-inflammatory medications are used for treating arthritis. Some of these medications often have side effects. Natural remedies have been used for centuries to treat arthritis which has been afflicting people from remote past. Some of these natural cures have been proven effective in relieving arthritis pain and inflammation. These natural remedies are worth trying.