Not only do its anti-inflammatory properties make it useful to people with arthritis, bursitis, or tendonitis, but it can also help relieve gas
, nausea, motion sickness, allergies, and
bad breath, says Phillips.
Tart cherries instead of pills. Like NSAIDs, cherries ease pain by inhibiting COX enzymes that trigger the production of inflammatory compounds called prostaglandins, note Job Teitlebaum, MD, and Bill Gottllieb, CHD, authors of Real Cause, Real Cure.