Symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis disease is one of the most common disease that affects the joints of the body. It is an auto-immune and degenerative disease that generally affects people of age above 30. Symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis are pain, stiffness, redness, swelling in the joints of the body.

Rheumatoid arthritis disease is one of the most common disease that affects the joints of the body. It is an auto-immune and degenerative disease that generally affects people of age above 30. Symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis are pain, stiffness, redness, swelling in the joints of the body. RA is an auto-immune disease which means our immune system becomes overactive and start attacking the joints of our body. Rheumatoid disease affects joints like hip, spine, knee, ankle, shoulder, etc.

Rheumatoid arthritis symptoms can be seen at an early stage as the disease develops slowly. Symptoms vary from person to person as the disease can affects people of different stages. If the disease is not caught at an early stage it starts to damage ligaments, muscles, tissues of the joints causing a lot of pain and suffering. It becomes impossible for a person to walk, stand, sit or move because of the severe pain.

At an early stage Rheumatoid arthritis disease comes and goes and patient does not feel anything for a long time. The stages are of two stages: active or inactive. When it is inactive the patient will not feel pain or inflammation or any other symptom but slowly it starts getting worse and when it comes back the pain is stronger and situation is worse.

Symptoms of Rheumatoid arthritis:

  • Appetite loss
  • Low-grade fever
  • Numbness or Tingling Sensation
  • Redness
  • Inflammation
  • Hand and foot deformities
  • Swelling
  • Pain

If these symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis are caught at an early stage, treatment can be carried out easily and properly. It is advised to visit an Ayurvedic doctor as soon as you feel these symptoms. Various reasons leads to this disease, sometimes it is old age, injury, other disease, etc.

The disease generally affect people of old age as their immune system grows weak or becomes overactive because of other diseases. Though the exact reason as to why the immune system becomes overactive is not known, it is believed that while fighting with some disease our body secretes more than required white blood cells that starts affecting the joints and leads to Rheumatoid Arthritis.

Ayurvedic treatment at Mata Jaagi Devi Ayurveda and Yoga Research Institute treats Rheumatoid arthritis disease using Ayurveda therapies under Panchakarma, yoga, meditation and herbal medicine. A balanced diet is given to the patient during the treatment and after the treatment as well. This diet has fruits, vegetables, juice, milk, milk products, etc that provide the patient required amount of vitamins, minerals, proteins, carbohydrates, etc. Right diet restores balance in tri-dosha, helps in fighting disease, strengthens the immune system of the body and give us energy.

Panchakarma therapies are carried out by Ayurvedic practitioners depending on the disease, imbalance in the dosha, and situation of the patient. Stage of Rheumatoid arthritis disease also affects the treatment.