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Bum Hip and Sodium Sulfates
An_243040 posted:
For the last 40 years my rt hip (and only my rt hip) has had a problem with sodium sulfates. They cause the hip to feel 'mushy' 'greasy' and after walking for about a ½ hour the hip become sore and walking a chore. If I stop walking the ache quickly abates but quickly resumes on walking again. The effects start about an hour after ingestion and do not improve for 3 days — effects taper off in about 10 days.
Sodium aluminum sulfate in baking powder is the worst — I stay away from all formulations of baking powder ( baking soda + cream of tarter is OK). Next is sodium bi sulfate, a common preservative followed by sodium meta bi sulfate which is may be used in wine and beer making (Bud, Coors, Miller, high end craft beers are OK. Organic wine with no detectable sulfates may be OK - don't drink much wine. Jack Daniels is OK).
Iv'e actually had 'friends' put the stuff in my food to show me that its all in my head — absolutely not.

Ironically, aspirin with the inactive ingredients
Dicalcium Phosphate Dihydrate, Glyceryl Triacetate, Hypromellose
is the worst and will cause severe walk/sleep stopping pain. When I took a ½ tablet every day I would get an 'attack' lasting 2 or 3 days approx every 2 weeks. I now use an asprin with talc as the inactive ingredient.

I posted this about 10 years ago, got 3 pew-paws but not one person tried it and said it didn't work. So I'm posting it again since 4 people I know have had hip replacements and 2 are not doing well.

Lay off sodium sulfates for a week and you will know.
I'm 70 and still hike, backpack and ski on the same hip the docs told me would have to be replaced 20 years ago.
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