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Bhavika Amin

Bhavika Amin, FNP

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Bhavika Amin, BSN, MSN, FNP is a board-certified nurse practitioner with over ten years of clinical experience at Arthritis and Osteoporosis Center of Northern Virginia. After practicing in a family practice and urgent care setting, she went further and received her certification in rheumatology from American College of Rheumatology. She also guest lectures at George Mason University on identifying and treating various rheumatologic conditions. As a new mother, Bhavika enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.

Latest by Bhavika Amin, FNP

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Symptoms

How to Spot Psoriatic Arthritis Right Away

Early detection of PsA can prevent permanent joint damage. Watch for these signs.

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Stress

Help! My Psoriatic Arthritis Treatment Stopped Working

Don't think your meds are pulling their weight? Here are a few possible reasons why that might (or might not!) be the case.

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Managing Flares

How to Supercharge Your Psoriatic Arthritis Treatments

Give your complementary PsA treatments a big boost with these tiny tweaks.

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Living With

These Hacks Promise a Better Day With Arthritis

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Alternative Treatment

12 Ways to Get Relief From Psoriatic Arthritis Pain

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Lifestyle

Fight Psoriatic Inflammation With These 8 Food Rules

There’s no magic food that will instantly eliminate symptoms of psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis, but there are some simple guidelines proven to help.

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Work

Exactly How to Make it Through the Work Day When You Have RA

How can you deliver in your job when you’re dealing with the aches and pains of rheumatoid arthritis? Secrets for success (and comfort) right here.

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Living With

This Year (With RA) Is Gonna Be Great!

Repeat after me: “I can choose to live better with my RA.” Got it? Good. Here are 10 choices to consider this new year to help you get started right now.

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Living With

When a Bra is Necessary — But Painful — Try These Tips

You could ditch it all-together, but on days when you need a supportive bra, here are some ways to make wearing a bra work with your rheumatoid arthritis.