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Janet Meydam
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Arthritis and Cooking

Does your arthritis prevent you from slicing an onion or whipping cream? Arthritis does interfere with many daily activities, and one of the most important of these is cooking. The pain and stiffness .
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What is Arthritis? An Overview

The general term “arthritis" refers to a group of diseases that, in one way or another, attack the joints of the body. These attacks cause the joints to swell up and break down, resulting in ..
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What is Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis and is also known as degenerative joint disease. In this form of arthritis, the cartilage that covers the ends of the bones that connect at the ..
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Arthritis and Energy Conservation

One of the most common symptoms of arthritis is fatigue. That feeling of feeling tired all the time can get so overwhelming that you don't feel like doing anything all day long. Of course, that ..
(July 10, 2008)
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What is Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Rheumatoid arthritis is a systemic autoimmune disease. It is not caused by old age, years of hard work, or injury. In fact, the true cause of rheumatoid arthritis remains unknown. In this disease, a ..
(July 11, 2008)
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Arthritis and Work Simplification

The joint pain and stiffness caused by arthritis can make physical work difficult. Completing even the simplest tasks can end up being time consuming, painful, and exhausting. Techniques exist, ..
(July 12, 2008)
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What is Gouty Arthritis

Gouty arthritis, or gout, is a form of arthritis in which uric acid crystals are deposited on the cartilage surrounding a joint, causing pain, swelling and stiffness. Gouty arthritis usually occurs ..
(July 13, 2008)
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Arthritis and Joint Protection Techniques

Most forms of arthritis involve damage to the joints of the body in one form or another, and most forms of arthritis result in permanent deterioration of one or more joints over time. Using the body ..
(July 15, 2008)
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Arthritis and Clothing

Getting dressed is not a problem for everyone with arthritis, but even those little aches and pains can interfere with certain daily tasks on a regular basis. Regardless of how severe your arthritis ..
(July 18, 2008)
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Overview of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a nerve compression disorder. It can occur due to repetitive motion at work or at home, or may happen secondary to another condition such as arthritis. Whatever the cause, ..
(July 18, 2008)
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Arthritis and Home Maintenance

Every home owner knows that those home maintenance projects never end. If you have arthritis, however, the pain and stiffness involved in completing those projects may cause them to become ..
(July 29, 2008)
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Arthritis and House Cleaning

The pain and stiffness of arthritis often makes completing daily house cleaning difficult. Making some simple changes to your daily cleaning routine, however, can ease the strain on your joints and ..
(July 29, 2008)
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Exercise With Arthritis

The pain and stiffness that arthritis causes can make it tempting to throw in the towel when it comes to exercise. It is very difficult to motivate yourself to do something that causes more pain both .
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Adaptive Eating Utensils For Rheumatoid Arthritis

People with advanced rheumatoid arthritis often experience deformities in their upper body joints that make it difficult for them to complete basic daily living tasks. Eating is one of these basic ..
(July 29, 2008)
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