Today is World Arthritis Day!

Posted on: October 12 2017 / Category: News

It is important to know the symptoms of arthritis as early detection, particularly in the first 12 weeks, can prevent joint and organ damage. Early treatment of arthritis can improve the long-term function of joints and increase the chances of having disease remission.

See below for symptoms of arthritis. If you suspect you have arthritis, consult with your doctor as soon as possible.

Arthritis Symptoms

What are the symptoms of arthritis?
  • Inflammation
  • Swelling, stiffness, redness and/or warmth in joint
  • Persistent joint and muscle pain
  • Extreme fatigue and lack of energy
  • Stiffness and limited range of flexbility and movement
  • Deformity of the joint
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
Source: http://worldarthritisday.org/facts/rmd-facts

Works cited:

http://worldarthritisday.org/facts/rmd-facts