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Complementary and alternative medicine for patients with rheumatoid arthritis


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  • Website: Johns Hopkins Arthritis Center
  • Resource type: Article

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More studies are needed on the effectiveness of supplements, special diets, acupuncture, yoga and other therapies for rheumatoid arthritis. A balanced diet and regular physical activity, reducing stress and good social support are beneficial.


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CAM, fish oil, EPA, DHA, Gamma Linolenic Acid, GLA, Glucosamine, chondroitin, fasting, elimination, mediterranean, acupuncture, magnets, hydrotherapy, homeopathy, T’ai chi, yoga


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Rated on: 2/9/2016 4:10:50 PM

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