Common Signs and Symptoms of Arthritis

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Rheumatoid arthritis Osteoarthritis – degenerative joint disease, associated with aging Primary identifiable cause is wear and tear on the joints – naturally occurs with aging

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Autoimmune disorder Causes inflammation and damage to joints Commonly appears in middle age More common in women Can affect children and young adults

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Inflammation of the skin and joints Psoriasis is a common skin disorder Inflammation can also affect the joints, causing psoriatic arthritis 10% of patients with psoriasis will develop psoriatic arthritis Can also cause inflammation in eyes, heart, kidneys, or lungs

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Chronic pain in affected area Pain and stiffness in joints, especially those with previous injury Pain and stiffness more noticeable after immobility, such as overnight Swelling

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Hip, knee, wrist pain Pain, stiffness, swelling in finger joints Warm sensation in affected area Presence of symptoms in same areas on both right and left sides of the body

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Limited ability to move the joint General feeling of fatigue throughout the entire body Fever

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Joint deformity Patient’s mobility can be significantly affected Necessary use of mobility aids Persistent symptoms should not be ignored Early diagnosis and treatment key to slowing progression

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Physical therapy Other natural and homeopathic remedies Improve symptoms and slow progression Herbal and mineral formulations can improve elasticity of ligaments and lubricate the joint

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Antler arthritis is a term used to describe treatments using velvet of deer antlers Deer have ability to regenerate antlers Same properties may have healing properties for humans

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Visit your practitioner at your first concern Proper diagnosis is the first step to an effective treatment plan http://www.megavista-health.com/articles/health-conditions/common-signs-and-symptoms-of-arthritis

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Megavista Health is a website dedicated to positive, holistic health and nutrition Learn more about the various types of arthritis and other health conditions by visiting our website http://www.megavista-health.com

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