|Fingers with Osteoarthritis|
|Hand affected with Rheumatoid arthritis|
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If not treated in time Rheumatoid Arthritis may cause damages to eyes, heart,liver etc.and further leads to cancer and heart diseases. Osteoarthritis is also become catastrophic if not treated in early stages, that in final stages the cartilage become completely worn-out and the ability of body movements become affected.
Foods containing omega-3 fatty acid is useful for controlling SLE. It may als be useful to avoid soft drinks, alcohol,non-veg food etc. to reduce the severity of gout. Regular exercise is a good option for easing the disease. Specially designed exercises are found effective in reducing the intensity of arthritis. These exercises increase the strength of muscles and reduces muscle atrophy.Quadriceps exercises are one of the exercises designed for arthritis patients.
Now due to the advancement of technology and research arthritis can be regulated to comfortable levels if detected earlier.More effective medicines are also available to ameliorate the symptoms of arthritis.Steroids are used to relieve symptoms of arthritis.In extreme case doctors may recommend arthroplasty ie. joint replacement.Stem cell therapy for curing arthritis is also in the pipeline, which is highly expected to emerge as a remedy for this problem.