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Rheumatoid arthritis symptoms: Reduce joint pain with dark chocolate and kidney beans

Antioxidants could reduce inflammation in rheumatoid arthritis patients, research has claimed. Adding just 20g extra of antioxidants to diets could reduce the number of swollen and painful joints, a study revealed. Important dietary antioxidants included vitamins A, C and E, as well as selenium. Antioxidant-rich foods include dar… Daily Express :: Health Feed

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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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Rheumatoid arthritis symptoms could be PREVENTED by taking vitamin D supplements

Vitamin D may help to reduce the risk of developing inflammatory diseases, a study has claimed. The vitamin worked by preventing the onset of inflammation – a key symptom of rheumatoid arthritis, and other inflammatory conditions. But, rheumatoid arthritis patients would need a much larger dose to gain a similar impact from vitamin D, the re… Daily Express :: Health ...

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Rheumatoid arthritis symptoms: THESE foods are best for fighting joint pain

Rheumatoid arthritis symptoms include joint pain, joint stiffness, swelling, tiredness and weight loss. But, scientists have revealed a list of foods that could have beneficial effects on symptoms for arthritis patients. The best fruits for patients were dried plums, grapefruit, grapes, blueberries, apples, peaches and mango. They all reduce inflammation and protect against bone destruction. Wheat, … Daily Express :: ...

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Rheumatoid arthritis: Symptoms could be signs of THESE lung diseases

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) – a group of lung conditions that cause difficulty breathing – was linked to inflammation, according to the University of British Columbia and Arthritis Research Canada. The finding raised concerns that inflammatory conditions – including rheumatoid arthritis – could therefore cause lung conditions. An effective treatment of the arthritis was needed urgently, the scientists said. ...

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Rheumatoid arthritis symptoms CURED with 'jelly' treatment that STOPS joint pain

Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune condition, where the body’s immune system attacks the soft tissue between joints. It can cause excess swelling and joint pain, and affects about 400,000 people in the UK. Researchers created the new treatment to try and absorb some of the fluids around joints which cause the swelling. The jelly-like material focuses on absorbing nitric oxide ...

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What is rheumatoid arthritis? Symptoms, causes and treatment of condition REVEALED

Rheumatoid arthritis is a long-term autoimmune condition that affects the body’s joints, particularly the hands, feet and wrists. It is the second most common form of arthritis in the UK after osteoarthritis, and affects one per cent of the UK population. The disease triggers inflammation in the joints that can lead to pain and swelling. Groups at an increased risk ...

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