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Arthritis: ‘Clicking’ and ‘popping’ joints could be a sign of PAINFUL condition

Arthritis symptoms include inflammation, red skin over joints, and joint stiffness. But, the public has been urged to take action, if their joints are popping and clicking, alongside pain. It came after a survey revealed 60 per cent of Brits do nothing about snapping joints. Joints can creak and click when cartilage degenerates, and it’s no longer protected from friction. ...

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Rheumatoid arthritis: Could gluten foods be triggering your PAINFUL flare-ups?

Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disorder, where the body’s immune system mistakenly attacks its own cells – in this case, the cells that line joints. Having an autoimmune disorder could increase the risk of developing other autoimmune conditions, like coeliac disease. Coeliac disease is a lifelong condition, triggered by a reaction to gluten. Gluten is the name for proteins found ...

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Best supplements for arthritis: These FOUR could be a natural CURE for painful symptoms

Arthritis is a common condition that causes pain and inflammation to joints, according to the NHS. Symptoms include joint pain, swelling and stiffness and there are approximately ten million sufferers in the UK. Treatment options for the two main types – osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis – include painkillers and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. However, there are a number of natural cures ...

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Arthritis: Avoiding THESE foods could help to prevent painful symptoms

Foods that are cooked in high temperatures tend to have harmful compounds, known as Advanced Glycation End products (AGEs), scientists have warned. AGEs accumulate naturally in the body as we get older, but the biggest contributor is from our diet, according to Dr Mary Jane Brown from Ulster University. The compounds increase inflammation and contribute to oxidant stress, studies have ...

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Diabetes symptoms: New glucose device avoids ‘PAINFUL and ANNOYING’ finger pricking

The device checks the amount of glucose in diabetes patients’ bloodstream by measure their temperature. Patients simply places their fingertips on a sensor, wait for about 10 seconds, and the device analyses the amount of glucose in their blood. The warmer the fingertip, the more glucose, the manufacturer, DiaMonTech, said. It uses infrared technology, and is about the size of ...

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