Reducing Your Risk of Rheumatoid Arthritis

There are no current guidelines to lower the risk of RA. The exact cause is not known.

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Last reviewed November 2019 by EBSCO Medical Review Board Warren A. Bodine, DO, CAQSM
Last Updated: 1/27/2020

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