Tag Archives: Rheumatoid arthritis

Spices in Combination with Chiropractic Treatments May Ease RA Pain

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disorder that most frequently affects the wrist and fingers. The exact cause of rheumatoid arthritis and why it attacks women more than men remains a mystery. Heredity, environmental factors, and hormonal dysfunction may all play a role. Chiropractic treatments have proven helpful in managing the condition but sufferers are […]

Chiropractic Treatments May Ease the Pain of Arthritis

It is estimated that as many as 46 million Americans are afflicted with arthritis, with experts expecting the number to increase over the next two decades as the population ages. The disease is the leading cause of disability in the United States and its cost to the health care system is approximately $128 billion every […]

How Chiropractic Care Can Help Diabetes and Arthritis

If you live in the Phoenix area, the American Diabetes Association’s Phoenix is a good place to get information on diabetes and its relationship with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Research has found that individuals with RA are up to 50 percent more likely to develop type-2 diabetes. Experts admit they don’t know if the inflammation associated […]

Arthritis Facts

Arthritis is an equal opportunity condition. It is estimated that more than 40 million Americans suffer from some type of arthritis, from osteoarthritis, the most common form afflicting 16 million individuals, to crippling rheumatoid arthritis, a scourge affecting approximately two million Americans. Despite the prevalence of the condition, there a surprising amount of myth and […]

Five Things You Should Know About Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a serious condition that can severely limit your range of motion, and lead to even greater complications. It’s a disorder that causes your own immune system to attack bodily tissues even when they’re healthy, and thus affects not only the joints, but the eyes, heart, lungs, blood, and nerves as well. […]