A simple activity that could prevent rheumatoid
arthritis… next Exercise may be protective against development
of RA in women Reported in Healio, physical activity may
be protective against the development of rheumatoid arthritis in women, according to researchers
from the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm. The researchers studied 30,112 women enrolled
in the Swedish Mammography Cohort who responded to a questionnaire in 1997 regarding physical
activity. The questions were designed to assess daily energy expenditure during occupational
and home activities and during leisure time. Comment: Exercise is a medicine… good medicine.