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That RA Body is Rockin'

Having a positive body image with RA is tricky when you don't feel great about the way your joints look and feel. But it is possible to love your body. You just need to embrace a different view of what you see in the mirror.

By Cathy Kramer

Music Can Make Life With RA Sound Better

Turning on music you love can provide an inspiring soundtrack for exercise, self-expression, and an all-around richer life with rheumatoid arthritis.

By Emil DeAndreis

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.

By Cathy Kramer

8 Baby Steps to Manage Rheumatoid Arthritis

Don't let the unpredictability of rheumatoid arthritis stop you from working toward your goals. Start with these baby steps and celebrate the small wins.

By Marianna Paulson, B.Ed., B.P.E.-O.R.

Exercise With Severe RA: Making Tea Counts

Sometimes getting out of bed with severe rheumatoid arthritis can be exercise enough - so don’t be so hard on yourself.

By Lene Andersen, MSW

Do You Get Along With Your Rheumatologist?

If you live with psoriatic arthritis, develop the best possible relationship with your rheumatologist by following these 10 recommendations.

By Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.

Top 10 Rheumatoid Arthritis Articles in 2017

Check out our most popular rheumatoid arthritis and chronic illness articles from 2017.

By Lene Andersen, MSW

Gifts for Life With Chronic Illness

How to navigate the chaos this time of year and actually enjoy the holidays.

By Lene Andersen, MSW

Taking Care of Yourself With Chronic Illness

Life with a chronic illness can often overshadow the rest of your health, but it’s important to care for your overall health as well.

By Emil DeAndreis

5 Tips for Journaling With Arthritis

Try these tools and techniques to manage psoriatic arthritis hand pain, so you can keep up with your journal every day.

By Julie Cerrone Croner