A Short Info Rheumatology – Arthritis

There are many types of arthritis with osteoarthritis (OA) being the most common. However, more and more people are being diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis (RA).  

Osteoarthritis, otherwise known as degenerative arthritis, is known for wearing down the cartilage that caps your joints while rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease, that causes pain and inflammation in the synovial membrane that protects and lubricates the joints. 

Traditional Chinese Medicine has been well documented on successful treatment of both osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. 

The Huatuo clinic, provides numerous modalities, such as heat sensitive moxibustion, to alleviate the pain and discomfort associated with these diseases. 


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