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Impact of food on RA. No specific RA diet.
Hi, welcome to Autoimmunity Now with Dr. Kar. Today, I’ll discuss a paper which came out in 2017 where they looked at whether there was any influence of food on symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis. So as you know, rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune condition where your joints are destroyed because of an inflammatory autoimmune response and it can lead to a lot of pain, joint deformities, difficulty moving, and there are different therapies used for it. However, when you have reached out to any Functional Medicine doctor like me, most of the time we start off with food. And we know that food has a huge impact on almost all autoimmune conditions. However, in traditional medicine, there is no specific diet that is recommended for rheumatoid arthritis. So what does this paper say?[Read more…]