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Screen Yourself for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Is your hand pain from Rheumatoid Arthritis? You can check for the possibility that you might have rheumatoid arthritis (RA).  Usually one or more finger knuckle joints is swollen. This swelling may be in the middle or large knuckles of your hands … Continue reading

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Gout – it’s like pounding a nail into my big toe

“My big toe won’t even fit into my shoe!” I remember a 300 pound Hawaiian football player on crutches, tears in his eyes, with the toe of his tennis shoe cut out so it wouldn’t touch his foot.  The typical … Continue reading

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