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What kind of food or nutrition supplements can I take to help my Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)?
Michele Meltzer, MD
Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Date Added: 05/22/13

It's very interesting, we often ask about diet in rheumatoid arthritis. There's, I call them old wives tales, that people shouldn't tomatoes or nightshades or things that bloom at night and there is absolutely no evidence for this. People should maintain a good balanced diet. They should try to ke...
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Dr. Michele Meltzer, MD, joined the staff of Thomas Jefferson University in 2007. She is currently working with ILAR (International League of Associations for Rheumatology) East Africa to improve opportunities to learn about rheumatic disease in Africa as well as India. She has been active in rheumatology professional societies including the Philadelphia Rheumatism Society and the American College of Rheumatology.
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