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Does sugar make rheumatoid disease worse?

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Does sugar make rheumatoid disease worse?

We have bad news for you. 

Sugary foods can increase rheumatoid pain. 

So how can you  - realistically -  reduce your sugar intake?

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What is rheumatoid disease?

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What is rheumatoid disease?

Rheumatoid Disease, also known as Rheumatoid Arthritis, is a systemic autoimmune disease where the immune system attacks the body.

The most common symptom is swollen painful joints. Some patients describe rheumatoid pain as like joints 'being on fire' or 'pulled apart'.

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How does rheumatoid disease affect your heart?

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How does rheumatoid disease affect your heart?

Rheumatoid disease (aka rheumatoid arthritis) increases the risk of many heart problems. 

So what can you do to keep your heart healthy? Here are three steps that you can take today to minimize your risks.

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