Rheumatoid Arthritis May Be More Severe In Women

african american oder woman sitting on chairAnyone can get rheumatoid arthritis (RA), but from the number of people who get rheumatoid arthritis to how it affects them, the disease can be different for women than it is for men.

Why?

While doctors have cited many reasons for these differences, they all agree that the most important thing is to better understand the facts so you can better control your symptoms.

Fast Facts About Women and RA

Though scientists don’t know what causes RA, they do know it hits women harder: