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Carin Gorrell

Carin Gorrell

Health Writer

Carin Gorrell is a longtime dedicated health and wellness editor and writer. She is the former Editor in Chief of Yoga Journal, and has worked at numerous award-winning magazines including Self, Redbook, and Psychology Today. She contributes to several sites including Spartan, SheKnows, and Dr.WhitneyBow, and YogaJournal.

Latest by Carin Gorrell

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Stress

Is Stressing Making Your RA Flare?

Could be—and that’s no good for body or mind. Use these cues to help manage the anxiety of a rheumatoid arthritis diagnosis as well as any stress-induced symptoms.

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Symptoms

What Your Gender Means for Your Rheumatoid Arthritis

This condition doesn’t treat the genders similarly—from their level of risk to their feelings of pain. Learn about the disparities and what they mean for your treatment.

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Complications

10 Surprising Ways Rheumatoid Arthritis Can Affect Your Eyes—And How To Treat 'Em

RA can do a number on your eyes as much as your joints. We bring the most common symptoms and treatments into focus.