Rheumatoid arthritis is a medical condition in which your body’s immune system targets your joint linings. It affects joints on both sides of the body, like both hands, both wrists, and both knees.
Rheumatoid arthritis can put dangerous impacts on the skin, eyes, lungs, nerves, heart, or blood.
Rheumatoid arthritis can vary from person to person but it generally starts quite slowly. A few joints – mostly fingers, wrists or the balls of feet become uncomfortable and occasionally may swell. One may also feel stiff when he/she wakes up in the morning.
Symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis
The most common symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis include:
- joint pain and swelling
- tiredness (fatigue)
- Flu-like symptoms, like feeling ill, feeling hot and sweating.
Some less common symptoms can be:
- weight loss
- inflammation in the eyes
- rheumatoid nodules (fleshy lumps below the elbows or on hands and feet)
- Inflammation of other body parts, such as lungs, blood vessels and
the membrane around your heart.
Causes of rheumatoid arthritis
Though it’s not yet exactly known that what sets off the inflammation in rheumatoid arthritis. However, there are some evidences that suggest that lifestyle factors may affect the risk of developing the problem. It is more common problem in people who:
- eat a lot of red meat
- drink a lot of coffee
On the other side, Rheumatoid arthritis is less common in people who:
- have a high vitamin C intake
- drink alcohol in moderation
The genes you inherit from your parents might increase your chances of developing rheumatoid arthritis; however genetic factors alone do not cause it.
A number of people find that the weather, mainly cold, damp conditions, seems to make their symptoms worse but the weather doesn’t cause the condition itself.
Rheumatoid arthritis diagnosis
Rheumatoid arthritis is a problem associated with the immune system of the human body which differentiate it from osteoarthritis, which generally develops from age or from injury to a joint. If not diagnose and treat in time, it could harm your joints to a great extent.
If your joints feel sore and swollen for weeks, and your body particularly feel stiff in the morning, it becomes very important to consult a doctor. Your doctor may suspect you have rheumatoid arthritis. He can do your blood tests and X-rays to help confirm a diagnosis.
Treatment for Rheumatoid Arthritis
The major treatments involves with Rheumatoid Arthritis are to relieve pain, control inflammation, and lessen disability associated with it.
Treatment generally involves medications, occupational or physical therapy, and regular exercise. In some cases, people also need surgery to correct joint damage. However, early treatment leads to good results.
Homeopathy Treatment for Rheumatoid Arthritis Homeopathy treatment focuses on the patient’s overall physical health alongside his pathological condition. The homeopathic remedies are selected after an expert examination and case-analysis, which mainly includes factors like the medical history of the patient, physical and mental constitution and so on.
Commonly used Homeopathic Remedies for the treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis Given below are some of the most commonly used homeopathic medicines for Rheumatoid Arthritis. However, none of these medicines should be taken without any professional advice.
- Aconit: Aconite is an ideal homeopathic remedy that is generally
prescribed in acute or recent cases occurring in young persons, mainly girls who mostly lead a sedentary life; people who easily get affected by atmospheric changes; dark hair and eyes, rigid muscular fibre.
- Arsenicum: it is one of the best homeopathic medicine that is
mainly prescribed in cases where a patient feel acute drawing pains in the arms and in the hands. At night, person can feel sensation of fullness and swelling in the palms of the hands alongside cramp in the legs.
- Belladonna: It is an ideal homeopathic remedy recommended in case
of swollen, red, hot, shining joints. Red streaks often radiate from inflamed joint. Rheumatic pains move from one place to another. The pains are mainly aggravated at night, and in the afternoon around three or four o’clock. Person can also feel sensation in the muscles.
Friends, as you all know very well that classical homeopathic medicines are prescribed only on the basis of TOTALITY OF SYMPTOMS with a clear cut identification of disease in patient and patient in disease also, even then we are providing here just a few homeopathic medicines for different types of medical problems in a short way.
But reader is advised very strongly to use the medicines only under medical supervision and these medicines should never ever consumed without proper consultation with your doctor or GP.
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