Learn from Diana Girnita, MD about the early signs of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), an autoimmune disease where the body’s immune system attacks its own tissues, primarily affecting the joints. RA often starts with persistent low-grade fevers, extreme fatigue, bilateral carpal tunnel syndrome, and dryness in the eyes or mouth. Genetic predisposition significantly increases the risk. Early detection is crucial for preventing joint damage and improving quality of life. This video provides essential information on recognizing the early symptoms of RA and emphasizes the importance of seeking a specialist’s diagnosis for timely and effective treatment.