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Tiffany Westrich

Tiffany Westrich, Health Guide

Founder & CEO of the International Autoimmune Arthritis Movement (IAAM)

Misunderstanding RA - How Much is the Media to Blame?

Not necessarily RA typical.Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is a misunderstood disease. Most people think RA involves only the joints, particularly those of the hands, fingers and feet.  Some... Read moreChevron

Sara Nash

Sara Nash, Health Guide

Young, single, professional living the urban life

Life Doesn't Stop Just Because You Have Rheumatoid Arthritis

When I first found out that I had rheumatoid arthritis, I felt like the world needed to stop turning and hang perfectly still on its axis until I could get my... Read moreChevron

Phat in My 40's

Phat in My 40's, Health Guide

Lisa is a Musician living with MS and RA

'My Plate' replaces the 'Food Pyramid' for Healthy Eating

Do you know what you are supposed to eat to be healthy?  The FoodPyramid has now been replaced with MyPlate, an icon which emphasizes the fruit, vegetable, grains, protein and dairy food groups.  The new icon will be used in messages to illustrate healthy... Read moreChevron

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Jennie Roe

Jennie Roe, Health Guide

I'm in my 50s and still learning how to manage RA following my diagnosis in June 2010.

Adapting to Life with Rheumatoid Arthritis

As I stand amidst the chaos of moving boxes, bubble wrap and packing tape, preparing for the imminent move from the home I love, I can't help musing over how much my life has changed in the last year since I was diagnosed with RA.


We bought this home a little over three years ago ... our own little piece of Heaven on Earth, in... Read moreChevron

Mark Borigini, M.D.

Mark Borigini, M.D., Health Pro


Treatment Options for Rheumatoid Arthritis - Pros and Cons

There is no cure for rheumatoid arthritis, this almost goes without saying.  However, there are a variety of medications which not only provide relief from pain and inflammation, but which also have the potential to put the disease into remission.  And this should be the goal of every rheumatologist and every patient with rheumatoid... Read moreChevron

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