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Fatigue tip #5 Getting your RA under optimal control
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Scott Zashin, MD posted:
Chronic inflammation in your body from RA can cause fatigue. Patients with RA have high levels of cytokines or proteins that can be associated with fatigue. Getting your RA under control with medications can decrease inflammation and help your fatigue.
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