Rheumatoid Arthritis : Health & Medical
For many people the word arthritis is associated with old age, but this isn't the case. Arthritis is a fancy word for joint inflammation and can affect an individual at any age. The most common word to describe arthritis symptoms is rheumatism.
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Arthritis is a common disease of joints with symptoms such as painful joints, restriction of free movement, swelling, stiffness and locking sensation, and redness of skin surrounding the joint. This article briefly describes natural remedies, dietary guidelines and herbal treatments for arthritis.
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52 year old female with rheumatoid arthritis for 17 years. Photo of joint damage from rheumatoid arthritis.
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There are many ways in which you can take control of some of the factors that may be affecting your arthritis. Losing weight can have profound implications on the severity of your symptoms. Humans are designed to be slim rather than flabby and the Western epidemic of obesity is causing an increase i
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