|Lupus (SLE)||5%||Ruled out|
|Vitamin A Toxicity||5%||Ruled out|
|Vitamin B6 Need||0%||Ruled out|
|Sjogren's Syndrome||0%||Ruled out|
Do you have pain, stiffness or swelling in any of your joints that is not associated with a past injury or abuse?
Possible responses:→ No / don't know
→ Minor, in one or two joints
→ Minor in several joints, or moderate in one or two
→ Major in one or two joints, or moderate in several
→ Major, in several joints
Arthritic symptoms are regularly reported as a result of consuming aspartame.
Joint pain is a possible symptom of environmental illness.
Most patients with SLE have musculoskeletal symptoms. The typical clinical manifestations are arthralgia, reported by 95% of patients, and arthritis (swollen joints) by 90%. The joints most commonly involved are the index finger, wrist and knees. Lupus is rarely accompanied by actual joint erosion.
If you constantly feel stiff, you may be suffering from phosphorus deficiency. Phosphorus plays an important role in developing and maintaining not only healthy bones and teeth, but also joints.
Chronic arthritis (swollen and painful joints) could indicate sarcoidosis.