Answer the questions below to find out how much you know about Rheumatoid Arthritis and learn more about this condition.

1. How would you define the word "chronic"?
Short lasting
Long lasting

2. What is the literal translation for Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)?
Body Inflammation
Muscle Ache
Joint Inflammation
Bone Bruise

3. Is RA a chronic disease?
Yes
No

4. Where do the initial RA symptoms OFTEN occur?
Back, Shoulders, Arms, Legs
Neck, Knees, Feet, Back
Ankles, Back, Hips, Hands
Hands, Wrists, Toes

5. Can RA affect the entire body?
Yes
No

6. Which of the following are the most effective treatment(s) for RA?
Vaccines
Antibiotics
Exercise, muscular therapies, stress management, proper sleeping patterns, proper nutrition, ultrasound
Medications modifying the immune system
None of the above

7. Approximately what percentage of the world’s population affected by RA?
0.5%
1%
4%
6%

8. At what age can RA start?
13-30
30-45
45-55
55+
13-90

9. Is RA three times more prevalent among women or men?
Women
Men

10. Why is early treatment of RA so important
It can help prevent irreparable joint damage
There is a higher chance of getting the disease into remission
You will pay less healthcare costs for RA and associated diseases?
All of the above