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Break the RA Pain Cycle — With Your Mind

It may seem impossible, but just as you trained your brain to walk, or drive a car, you can push past the pain of your rheumatoid arthritis.

Chocolate truffles.

My Secret Coping Mechanism for RA

When rheumatoid arthritis pain creeps in, it’s hard to handle the rest of the world. That’s when this mom indulges her guilty pleasure: chocolate truffles.

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The Consequences of Taking Antibiotics and Methotrexate at The Same Time

It is very important to avoid taking antibiotics and methotrexate at the same time for these two reasons.

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Managing RA After Childbirth

If you live with rheumatoid arthritis, you may wonder how you'll cope with being a parent. Here's what you should know about RA after childbirth.

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6 Reasons to Attend an Advocacy Conference

Attending an advocacy conference for chronic illness can seem intimidating. Here are 6 reasons why it's well worth the effort.

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Diet Challenges With Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis can mess with your appetite, and your medications can make you gain weight. Follow these tips to improve your relationship with food.

Woman with low back pain.

Have Back Pain With Rheumatoid Arthritis?

If you live with rheumatoid arthritis and also experience lower back pain, here's what you should know and what you can do to ease the pain.

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Can Rheumatoid Arthritis Go Into Remission?

If you live with rheumatoid arthritis, remission is the Holy Grail, but drug-free remission is rare and usually temporary. Here's what you should know.

Sick woman on couch with tea, cold medicine and crumpled kleenex on ottoman.

Cold Remedies on Methotrexate?

Methotrexate helps control rheumatoid arthritis, but it also makes you vulnerable to colds. Here are the cold remedies you can safely take.

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Should You Do the Whole30 Diet for Your RA?

Our rheumatoid arthritis writer went on the Whole30 diet to see how it affected his condition. Learn what happened. Hint: it helped.