Rheumatoid Arthritis vs. Osteoarthritis

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Rheumatoid Arthritis  vs. Osteoarthritis

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Rheumatoid Arthritis:

More severe than Osteoarthritis.

– Caused by the immune system attacking the body.

– Can affect people of any age, but most commonly affects those between ages 20
   and 60 years old.

– Symptoms can be felt throughout the entire body.

– Affects more women than men.

Osteoarthritis:

– Generally less severe than Rheumatoid Arthritis.
– Caused by wear and tear on the body.

– Generally affects people over the age of 40.

– Usually only affects the joints.

– Commonly found in both men and women.

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