Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease. Our immunity attacks cells in our cartilage rather than germs. It could be caused by food allergies or intolerances.
More than 10 percent of Canadian adults are affected by osteoarthritis, which is the most common type of arthritis. This is erosion of the joint surface through wear and tear caused by being overweight or putting too much pressure on the joint.
This type of inflammation is sneaky because no symptoms are visible. It may take time for inflammatory disease to appear. A biological ground that is in acidosis, oxidized and with lymphatic congestion is an environment conducive to invisible inflammation that is built in the medium and long term.
Tendinitis is an inflammation of the tendons, caused by infection or by repeated stress on the tendon. It is very common during repetitive movements or exercises.