Eileen Davidson, a charismatic Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) patient advocate and I discussed the most common misconceptions and diet trends around those living with Rheumatoid Arthritis for this campaign. Read her full blog post "Talk Over RA: Diet, Myths and Rheumatoid Arthritis with The Arthritis Dietitian." I am breaking down the information on four separate blogs:
Busting Diet and RA myths
Breaking free from diet culture
Let's continue this series by Busting the Most Common Diet and RA Myths. The media is not short on nutrition advice for people living with rheumatoid arthritis, so how do we know which advice is fact or fiction? It can be overwhelming! I have rounded up the most common nutrition questions I hear from my clients with arthritis to help clear up some of the myths.