Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is traditionally considered a chronic, inflammatory autoimmune disorder that causes the immune system to attack the joints. It is a disabling and painful inflammatory condition, which can lead to substantial loss of mobility due to pain and joint destruction. The disease is also systemic in that it often also affects many extra-articular tissues throughout the body including the skin, blood vessels, heart, lungs, and muscles. The name is derived from the Greek rheu ...
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Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis with Herbal Medicine
... Arthritis Rheumatoid Arthritis Herbal Medicine Many herbs possess significant anti-inflammatory action and are appropriate in the treatment of RA. Birch leaf juice acts as a diuretic without irritatin...
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