People with an inflammatory type of arthritis are also at risk of persistent chest pain, added the Arthritis Foundation.
Patients are also more likely to have a heart attack, which is why it’s absolutely essential you call for an ambulance if you already have arthritis, and think you’re having a heart attack.
Some types of arthritis can also lead to unexplained fatigue, it said.
Fatigue is more often linked to rheumatoid arthritis, but it could also be caused by some arthritis medications.
Published at Fri, 12 Mar 2021 07:55:00 +0000