This article is aimed at providing the necessary information to get a better understanding of Rheumatoid Arthritis and deal with it effectively. Rheumatoid Arthritis is a chronic autoimmune disease that causes inflammation in the joints. For those of you who aren’t familiar with medical terms, the term ‘chronic’ refers to an illness that lasts for a long time. ‘Inflammation’ is the word used to describe a situation where the area of the skin turns red, swells up, becomes hot and even painful. Finally auto-immune is a medical condition where the human immune system attacks its own healthy cells mistaking them to be intruders.
Approximately, 70% of the bone is made up of minerals such as calcium and phosphorus. Therefore, strengthening the bones is a good way to begin your mission towards avoiding Rheumatoid Arthritis. Make sure you eat nutritious food and add calcium supplements such as milk, green leaves, and river fish to your diet. Watch your weight. You may not be in the mood to maintain your figure but there is no reason why you shouldn’t be cautious about Rheumatoid Arthritis. Also, many doctors are now suggesting that patients use glucosamine MSM for treating the disease.
Another good news is that researchers have managed to come up with Ayurvedic treatment methods capable of subsiding the disease. It is no surprise that medication in the form of Ayurveda is the first remedy most doctors turn to.
Every patient suffering from rheumatoid Arthritis is a soldier in a battle against this disease. To win this fight, your doctor will perform the duties of a general and your friends and family can be a part of the regiment. The people around you can give advice and all the moral support you need, but only you can lead yourself towards victory. Keep up the good spirit, make some effort and put on some hard work. You are guaranteed to feel a difference.