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- Website: UpToDate - patient information
- Resource type: Article
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Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic inflammatory condition, that usually affects the joints. Exercise, medication and physical therapy can help relieve RA symptoms. Details in this resource about evidence on diet changes, supplements, acupuncture, magnets and other treatments for RA.
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herbal, disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs, aspirin , warfarin , valerian, ginger, curcumin, boswellia, joints
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Rated on: 10/26/2016 4:41:54 PM
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