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The Amazing Joint Health Properties of MSM

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Methylsulfonylmethane (MSM) is a small molecule containing sulfur that is important for the synthesis of cartilage found in joints. It promotes healthy levels of inflammation to help with joint discomfort that can inhibit mobility. Many studies have shown that MSM is safe even at high doses and has potential to increase joint health including in relation to physical function and the inhibition of cartilage degeneration. It has also been shown to reduce oxidative stress and may improve exercise recovery. Methylsulfonylmethane (MSM) is a compound that is found naturally in many foods as well as in our bodies MSM can improve...

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Protecting Against Cartilage Degradation

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Cartilage protects bones where joints are located. It contains dense extracellular matrix (ECM) that gives cartilage the ability to withstand stress. Matrix enzymes known as metalloproteinases (MMPs) can contribute to the degradation of cartilage that is associated with inflammation and arthritis including rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and osteoarthritis (OA). Pinnaclife® JointHealth with Olivamine® contains ingredients that help inhibit inflammation and MMPs, including the potent olive polyphenols hydroxytyrosol and oleuropein. Extra virgin olive oil (EVOO) and olive leaf extract containing high concentrations of these polyphenols have been shown to inhibit MMPs and prevent inflammation and cartilage degradation. Methylsulfonylmethane (MSM), curcumin, and taurine...

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