Lifestyle Changes to Manage Rheumatoid Arthritis
Activity may help with movement and flexibility. It will also need to be balanced with rest. A physical therapist or exercise trainer can help make a safe exercise plan that protects the joints.
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Last reviewed November 2019 by EBSCO Medical Review Board Warren A. Bodine, DO, CAQSM Last Updated: 2/16/2021