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Should You Avoid Alcohol if You Take Arthritis Medication?

From about.com

People tend to think that warnings pertain to everyone but themselves. It's hard to think of yourself as needing a warning, or being fallible or mortal. Maybe that's just human nature. Sometimes, we need stern reminders and, unfortunately, tragic events often deliver those reminders. Too often, the reminder comes after…

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What Causes Your Joint to Feel Warm or Hot?

From about.com

Question: Warm or Hot Joint - What Could Be the Cause?
Early warning signs of arthritis may include joint pain, joint stiffness, joint swelling and warmth. A warm or hot joint really refers to a joint that is warm to the touch. There are several conditions related to a warm joint…

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Comprehensive list of anti-inflammatory foods

From healthy-holistic-living.com

Why is it important to eat anti inflammatory foods? Before we delve into the answer of this very important question (its important enough that it could save or extend your life), let’s first examine what we mean when we refer to our bodies showing inflammatory behavior. Some people may not…

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10 Things You Should Never Say to Someone With Arthritis

From about.com

People with arthritis are not inherently hypersensitive but certain comments from friends, family, or even strangers, can hurt. Even though the comments are not intended to be hurtful, they can provoke negative feelings, as well as a sense that no one understands what it is really like to live with…

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Arthritis & Joint Conditions - About.com

From about.com

A risk factor increases your likelihood of developing a disease or condition. Theoretically, the more risk factors you have the higher the risk of developing that condition. Do you have any of the risk factors associated with arthritis? Take the Arthritis Risk Factor Quiz.

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Arthritis Affects Children, Too

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Misconception: Only Old People Get Arthritis When most people think of arthritis they don't associate it with children. The most popular misconception about arthritis is that it is an old person's disease. In reality, arthritis affects people of all ages including about 300,000 American children.

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