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What is rheumatoid arthritis

What is Rheumatoid Arthritis? Did you know that a primary difference between #RA and #Osteoarthritis is that RA affects joints and surrounding musculature, whereas OA affects only the joints. :)

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Rheumatoid Arthritis vs. Osteoarthritis: Rheumatoid Arthritis: More severe than OA Caused by the immune system attacking the body Can affect people of any age, but most commonly affects those between ages 20 and 60 years old Symptoms can be felt throughout the entire body Affects more women than men Osteoarthritis: Generally less severe than RA Caused by wear and tear on the body Generally affects people over the age of 40 Usually only affects the joints Commonly found in both men and…

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Genetics & Rheumatoid Disease: More Complicated Than Cancer?

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Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms and Diagnosis

Rheumatoid arthritis affects more than just your joints. To protect your health, learn about serious RA symptoms involving the heart, lungs, nerves, and eyes.

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Textbook Rheumatoid Arthritis: Patient Input Will Replace It

Textbook Rheumatoid Arthritis: Patient Input Will Replace It | Don't miss this! | Rheumatoid Arthritis Warrior

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After fighting for 30 years for a diagnosis, only had one dream left. A name to this monster before my autopsy!

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8 Things I Didn't Know About Rheumatoid Arthritis Until It Happened To Me

These insights may help you understand and manage your rheumatoid arthritis. Here, people living with RA share what they learned soon after diagnosis. #jointpain #everydayhealth |

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