While there's no miracle diet that will completely erase symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), eating certain foods on a regular basis could help ease the inflammation associated with RA. On the flip side, there are other foods that might worsen your symptoms and increase your risk for known complications, like heart disease and diabetes, because they seem to fuel RA inflammation.
Understanding and Managing Rheumatoid Arthritis
Treatment for RA involves getting the condition under tight control. That means trying to achieve remission or low disease activity for as long as possible to prevent the joint damage and long-term complications caused by inflammation.