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Pickle Juice to the Rescue

Some readers sip pickle juice to treat muscle cramps. It sounds strange, but research supports it as helpful.

Joe Graedon - May 16, 2022

Is Magnesium a Miracle Mineral?

Terry Graedon - February 7, 2022

Zetia May Cause Muscle Problems

Joe Graedon - October 25, 2021

The Best Soap Story Ever!

Joe Graedon - July 12, 2021

Mustard For Cramps Has Amazing Scientific Explanation

Terry Graedon - June 28, 2021

Can Coenzyme Q10 Control Severe Muscle Cramps?

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Terry Graedon - May 31, 2021

Can Tonic Water Banish Your Muscle Cramp Pain?

The quinine in tonic water can activate TRPM7, a transient receptor potential channel, to ease or eliminate muscle cramp pain.

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Terry Graedon - December 17, 2018

Can Holding Your Breath Stop Painful Foot Cramps?

Can you make painful foot cramps relax by holding your breath? One reader reports this is the remedy that works best in their situation.