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Rheumatoid Arthritis Causes

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Rheumatoid arthritis is the result of genetic susceptibility combined with various environmental factors. In almost every case, patients will have at least one of these environmental factors. Genetic Susceptibility At first, researchers noticed that patients that had a family history of rheumatoid arthritis had a higher risk of developing the disease themselves, this thing pointing to a famili...
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Children Can Be Affected by Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Generally, when you think of arthritis the first thing that comes to your mind are older persons. Everyone has seen at least one TV commercial with an older person talking about the harsh symptoms caused by arthritis and how the specific medication is very effective. Despite the fact that most types of arthritis are associated with older adults, there are some types such as juvenile rheumatoid ...
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Anemia and Low Hemoglobin Levels Affect Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients

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It seems that anemia and low hemoglobin levels are linked to disability impairments when it comes to patients suffering from rheumatoid arthritis. A recent study tried to discover how many people suffering from rheumatoid arthritis are also suffering from anemia. The study analyzed 89 people who were treated with methotrexate and folic acid. The patients were put through a series of tests to ev...
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Rheumatoid Arthritis

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What is Rheumatoid arthritis? Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is one of the most common autoimmune diseases that cause chronic inflammation that affects the joints in your hands and feet. Autoimmune diseases usually occur when the body's immune system attacks the body's tissues. The immune system contains cells and antibodies that are designed to eliminate any invaders of the body. People who suffer fr...
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