Patient Comments: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) - Diet


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Comment from: Lg, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: March 26

When I eliminate processed foods it relieves my symptoms of RA (rheumatoid arthritis) and I feel better. Eating a paleo diet works better for me.

Comment from: sunshine, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: January 04

I have had rheumatoid arthritis (RA) for 5 years. Wild sockeye salmon gives me great relief as well as curcumin [turmeric]. I am on a gluten-free, dairy-free diet and I avoid night shade vegetables as well as meat and coffee. I have found that keeping my body alkaline is very helpful. I drink water with lemon. I also avoid corn. This diet keeps the symptoms under control.

Comment from: deva, 25-34 Male (Caregiver) Published: April 21

I have pain in my knee joints cannot walk because of RA (rheumatoid arthritis).

Comment from: Jcubed, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: September 10

I have found that salt really brings me down. I am trying to eliminate foods with added salt.


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