Arthritis is the leading cause of disability in America. More than 50 million adults and 300,000 children struggle with joint pain and stiffness. Arthritis Awareness Month in May brings education and understanding to this chronic condition.
What is arthritis?
What are arthritis symptoms?
Recognizing the symptoms can help you get the right diagnosis. The main symptoms of arthritis are joint pain and stiffness, which typically worsen with age. Other symptoms may include:
- Decreased range of motion
What treatments are available?
Treatments vary depending on the type of arthritis. The main goal of arthritis treatment is to reduce symptoms and improve quality of life.
Your rheumatologist will develop a treatment plan that may include routine infusion therapy to prevent and treat flare-ups; reduce joint damage, swelling, and pain; and build up your immune system.
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