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Depression Makes It Tougher to Beat Rheumatoid Arthritis

Living with depression and rheumatoid arthritis is a vicious cycle that can take a mental and emotional toll on a patient. Can it take a physical toll too? A new study suggests that depression can lead to slower healing in RA patients.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

Both depression and RA have a strong inflammatory component.  Not surprisingly, high-dose fish oil is effective in treating both.


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