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Best Exercises for Arthritis Hand Pain

If you have arthritis that affects your hands, everyday tasks can be painful. Here's how hand exercises may help.

By Tim Gower

How to Test for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Testing for rheumatoid arthritis can get complicated. Here's a look at all the different tests that can help you reach a diagnosis.

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Is It Osteoarthritis or Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis have many of the same symptoms. Here's how you can tell them apart.

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Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms and Treatment

If you have chronic joint pain, stiffness, and swelling, you could have rheumatoid arthritis. Here's what you should know about RA symptoms and treatment.

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15 Ways to Ease Rheumatoid Arthritis Fatigue

If you struggle with fatigue from rheumatoid arthritis, tell your doctor and try these 15 tips to help boost your energy levels with RA.

By John A. Flynn, M.D., M.B.A.

What Is Arthritis?

The word “arthritis” means joint inflammation (derived from “arth,” which in Greek means joint, and “itis,” meaning inflammation).

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Are There Alternative Treatments for RA?

People with rheumatoid arthritis often turn to alternative treatments when conventional medications aren't working, but is there any evidence that they work?

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Know the Risk Factors of Rheumatoid Arthritis

The cause of rheumatoid arthritis is unknown, but we do know what factors can increase your risk of developing RA.

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What Does RA Inflammation Look Like?

With rheumatoid arthritis, inflammation is your body's natural immune response gone awry. Here's how you can recognize it.

By HealthAfter50