Diagnosis and Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Importance  Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) occurs in about 5 per 1000 people and can lead to severe joint damage and disability. Significant progress has been made over the past 2 decades regarding understanding of disease pathophysiology, optimal outcome measures, and effective treatment strategies, including the recognition of the importance of diagnosing and treating RA early.

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Baking Soda — An Inexpensive Treatment Aid for Autoimmune Diseases Like Arthritis

 

 

 

 

 

 

By Dr. Mercola

Baking soda (sodium bicarbonate or NaHCO3), popularized by Arm & Hammer more than 150 years ago, is a staple in many homes for baking and cleaning purposes, but this inexpensive ingredient also has a number of medicinal uses and benefits. It rates right up there with hydrogen peroxide as one of the most inexpensive and safe health tools around, so it makes sense to learn all you can about the many uses of baking soda.

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FASTING – An Effective Ancient Therapy for Today’s Health Concerns

If there were a pill that effectively treated high blood pressure, overcame Type II diabetes, consistently produced dramatic improvements in autoimmune diseases such as lupus, rheumatoid arthritis and psoriasis, and provided effective relief for asthma attacks and migraine headaches it would be seen as a wonder drug of the highest order. Yet, such profound improvements in these medical conditions, and many others, are routinely seen during water fasts lasting more than a few days.

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Reporte Inspirador Sobre Como Poner en Remisión la Artritis Reumatoide

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Por el Dr. Mercola

Si usted o alguien que conoce tiene artritis reumatoide (AR), le recomiendo leer este artículo. Sarah Allen, quien es una ex paciente, comparte cómo puso en remisión la artritis reumatoide y es una historia de éxito notable.

La artritis reumatoide fue una de mis pasiones, mientras todavía estaba en la práctica activa. Traté a más de 3,000 pacientes con esta enfermedad. Calculo que entre el 80 al 85 por ciento de ellos experimentó una recuperación significativa, si no es que una remisión, al igual que Sarah. Leer Más


Gut bacteria can cause, predict and prevent rheumatoid arthritis

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The bacteria in your gut do more than break down your food. They also can predict susceptibility to rheumatoid arthritis, suggests Veena Taneja, Ph.D., an immunologist at Mayo Clinic’s Center for Individualized Medicine. Dr. Taneja recently published two studies ─ one in Genome Medicine and one in Arthritis and Rheumatology ─ connecting the dots between gut microbiota and rheumatoid arthritis. Leer Más