This is a great question to ask. “Do I have Arthritis?” A lot of people accept painful joints as an expected part of growing old. However, if that pain is caused by arthritis then the sooner it is treated, the less impact it will have on your quality of life. So if...
One of the most common causes of joint pain is arthritis and although there are many forms of arthritis, they all often start with the same symptoms. However, over time, the symptoms of arthritis can develop and become worse. If you spot any of the following symptoms, it could be a sign of arthritis.
Worrying about developing a lifelong condition hits all of us at some time. It is especially the case if we have family members with it and many of us question ourselves and our bodies regularly. Asking yourself “Do I have arthritis?” is surely a worrying moment but...
Dr Stephanie Barrett
Consultant Physician and Rheumatologist in London
MB, ChB, MD, FRCP
GMC No. 2825957
- President of the Royal Society of Medicine, Rheumatology Division, 2017-18
- Member of Council and Trustee at the Royal Society of Medicine
- Member of Council, Rheumatology Section of the Royal Society of Medicine
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