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23 Jan 2009

I would like to know if i can inherit artiritus? My grnadfather had Rimatoid artiritus and my hands are sore and stiff.Im only 28yrs old,but work with my hands a lot as Im a chef.Its not my muscles in my hands,it feels like my joints....
If u can inherit it,what can i do to prevent it?
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Healthy Bones
Healthy Bones

01 Jan 0001

Dear Ronee
Yes, arthritis can run in families and if your symptoms persist or get worse, you need to see a doctor for some blood tests and maybe x-rays.
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