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22 natural remedies for rheumatoid arthritis

22 natural remedies for rheumatoid arthritis

Currently, there is no official cure for rheumatoid arthritis.

But that doesn’t mean you have to remain in pain.

Thankfully, there is a range of home remedies for rheumatoid arthritis that may help to ease your symptoms – and we’ve listed them in one handy place for you.

In this article, we also talk you through:

  • What rheumatoid arthritis is
  • If rheumatoid arthritis can be treated naturally
  • Which foods can make rheumatoid arthritis worse
  • Natural remedies for rheumatoid arthritis
  • Which supplements are best for rheumatoid arthritis
  • When to see your doctor about rheumatism

What is rheumatoid arthritis?

Let’s get started with the basics. What is rheumatoid arthritis?

According to the NHS, rheumatoid arthritis is a long-term condition that causes joint pain, stiffness and swelling. It usually only affects the hands, wrists and feet.1

Can rheumatoid arthritis be treated naturally?

While there is no current cure for rheumatoid arthritis, early treatment includes certain medicines, lifestyle changes, supportive treatments and even surgery.

But if you don’t want to go down the medicinal or surgery route, there are a range of natural supportive treatments, therapies, supplements and dietary changes you could try to alleviate your symptoms.