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Are The Carbohydrates In Your Diet Causing Your Arthritis?..

Date: January 22, 2019 | Time: 2:52pm | Posted By: Jay Cullinane

Osteoarthritis is often referred to as the wear and tear type of arthritis. It can occur in any joint. Rheumatoid arthritis is an auto-immune disease that destroys joint tissue. Past joint injuries, high impact physical jobs and age have long been considered risk factors for developing osteoarthritis. Since the obesity epidemic began in the 1980s, obesity has been recognized as one of the most likely risk factors for osteoarthritis in the knee. Obese people have twice the risk of developing.... <view entire article>