Your immune system which can make you more susceptible to environmental factors, such as infection with certain other viruses and bacteria that may trigger the disease. Rheumatoid arthritis occurs when your immune system attacks the synovial membrane connected to two bones. The resulting inflammation thickens the synovial membrane, which can eventually destroy the cartilage and bone within the joint.
The tendons and ligaments that hold the joint together weaken and stretch, which eventually causes the patients to suffer with sever joints pain. Pain killers often have their own side effects and threaten the immune system further down the line.
It jas been noticed that some patients experience extreame pain and in some cases the severity of the problem is such that they loss their feet and hand shape and it becomes more rigid and bend into different directions, some time they not able to pick up even light weight items, which can be easily done by a small child.
With acupressure and acupuncture we can concentrate on the problem and prevent it from becoming severe. And, eventually treat it step by step by correcting Immune system of patients. Some of the cases treated successfully have resulted in bringing the original shape back for fingers affected by Rheumatoid arthritis.
Achieveing something like this through acupressure and acupunture is possible by requires long term treatment and dedication on the part of the patient. In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!