Arthritis includes the symptoms of swelling, stiffness, and pain in the joints. There are many known types of Arthritis and it tends to be more prevalent in those of advanced ages. Arthritis can be the result of an underlying medical condition however some forms are hereditary.
Arthritis does not discriminate and can be found in all races, ages, and genders. The most common types of arthritis are Rheumatoid and Osteoarthritis. Arthritis can make common activities, like opening jars, writing, or typing difficult. Treatments or management of symptoms is possible however it differs depending on the type of Arthritis.
If you experience pain, stiffness, or swelling in your joints and have difficulties performing basic activities due to these issues, please seek your Primary Care Provider. The team at Schneck is ready to help you understand your condition and get you feeling better.