Arthritis

Rheumatoid Arthritis

May 13, 2011
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Rheumatoid Arthritis, or RA, is an autoimmune disorder, causing your immune system to attack the joints, causing a painful inflammation. Unlike other forms of arthritis like osteoarthritis, RA also attacks the organs like the heart, eyes and lungs. Of the 100+ forms of arthritis, this is one of the most debilitating varieties. Rheumatoid Arthritis...

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Preventing Osteoarthritis

May 13, 2011
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If you have a family history of osteoarthritis then you have a higher chance of developing the disease yourself. Besides genetic predisposition, osteoarthritis can be present in those who are overweight or those who routinely put stress on the particular joint. Injury is also a culprit. Osteoarthritis affects the joints in the body, most...

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Arthritis Pain and Joint Pain: Know your Pain Relief Options

May 8, 2011
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Antonio LeMaire asked: The term “arthritis” refers generally to an inflammation of the joints and is typically associated with stiffness and joint pain. The different forms of arthritis vary in terms of cause, severity and potential pain relief treatments. Management of arthritis pain depends not only upon the specific condition, but also upon your...

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Natural Arthritis Treatment For Arthritis Pain Relief You Can Put To Work Today

May 8, 2011
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During my long nursing career I was never able to find relief from my own arthritis pain until I turned to natural or alternative medicine. Many people have found there was a way to relieve themselves from the crippling pain of arthritis, especially osteoarthritis, although many people with rheumatoid arthritis have reported that a...

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Arthritis Pain Relief With Home Remedies for Arthritis

May 8, 2011
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Dr James Sameul asked: Arthritis is one of the most chronic joint diseases of the world. The word arthritis is derived from two Greek words – athron, meaning joints; and itis, meaning inflammation. Thus, arthritis is defined as the inflammation of one or more joints. Any part of the body can become inflamed or...

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Arthritis Pain

May 8, 2011
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Arthritis literally means “joint inflammation” and can affect joints in any part of the body. A joint is where two or more bones come together such as the knee, shoulder or wrist. Healthy joints are covered with a sponge-like material known as cartilage. The joint itself is enclosed in synovium, a sturdy sheath that...

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