Anyone who suffers the effects of arthritis can tell you how painful it is.  Inflammation of the joints, stiffness, pain and loss of movement make doing even simple things more difficult.  Did you know that peppermint may relieve these symptoms?  According to a recent article found in the health section of  Inquisitr:”Peppermint oil has long been used for its ability to soothe and heal, using a mixture of peppermint oil with a carrier oil (like olive oil or jojoba) and applying to the joints made stiff and sore by rheumatoid arthritis can bring relief in an easy, natural way… and it smells great too!” (Read more here)  Purchase your fresh, dried and/or peppermint oil  from Peppermint Jim (here)