Arthritis can be hard to detect early because the deterioration of cartilages in joints often present no symptoms until it is severely damaged. Further more, there are more than 100 types of arthritis with different symptoms for each type. WebMD has provided a list of symptoms for the common types of arthritis including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis infectious arthritis and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. The symptoms for osteoarthritis include joint pain and stiffness without swelling. Rheumatoid arthritis may present swelling, inflammation, and pain tin the joints after waking up. Infectious arthritis symptoms include fever, inflammation of the joints, and sharp pain. Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis may present symptoms of joint stiffness and pain. Detailed symptom descriptions can be found in “Understanding Arthritis — Symptoms“.
If you’re experiencing these symptoms, consult your doctor and get tested for arthritis. Many people associate arthritis with old age, but with proper treatment and lifestyle changes, arthritis can be under control.
A-1 Home Care in Burbank works with caregivers who can provide quality arthritis care in your home offering services such as therapeutic exercise assistance, meal preparation, and light housekeeping. A-1 Home Care also offers arthritis care and caregiver services Sierra Madre, Altadena, Glendale, Pasadena, Hollywood, and Los Angeles County.
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