Her 20 RA-related surgeries have kept Carla Kienast out of a wheelchair and firmly present in her busy life as a blogger, travel enthusiast, and inspiration to others. And she has a sense of humor about it all, too.
If you live in a cold climate, preparing for winter might mean purchasing a pair of warm boots, salt for the driveway, and snow tires. But if you have RA, you'll want to know these tips to prevent flares and care for your body when the temperature drops.
Women who follow a Mediterranean- diet high in plant foods and olive oil and low in meats and processed foods have a 25 percent lower risk of cardiovascular disease than women who eat a typical American diet.
Men with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are at increased risk of developing prostate cancer, according to a study.
Researchers have found that the urinary incontinence medication oxybutynin can reduce the severity and frequency of hot flashes in menopausal women who aren't able to take hormone replacement therapy.
Lene Andersen is an author, health and disability advocate, and photographer. She lives with rheumatoid arthritis.
Mike Veny is one of world’s leading mental health speakers and a high-energy corporate drumming event facilitator.
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When your body's in pain, how do you move forward? Find expert advice and use the collective wisdom of fellow RA patients and caregivers to live with greater ease at home, work, and beyond.