- Q What is rheumatoid arthritis?
Dr. Mehmet Oz, CardiologyRheumatoid arthritis can affect you whether you're young or old. Watch this video to discover how rheumatoid arthritis can destroy muscles and joints and where to find treatment. Full Answer
- Q Can diet or food choices affect rheumatoid arthritis?
The cause and cure of rheumatoid arthritis are still unknown. However, there is believed to be some benefit in eating a diet high in plant and fish oils. And avoiding red meat may help reduce inflammation. Infrequently, persons afflicted with rheumatoid... Full Answer
- Q How does Rheumatoid arthritis affect the joints?
Dr. Rachel Rohde, Orthopedic SurgeryRheumatoid arthritis affects cells that line and normally lubricate the joints (synovium). This systemic condition can affect multiple joints all over your body. Your synovium becomes inflamed and erodes, or “eats away” cartilage and... Full Answer