All about rheumatoid arthritis (RA), including symptoms, traditional and complementary treatments, management, lifestyle tips like recipes for inflammation, and inspirational stories of living with RA.
"I'm healthier today than I was before I was diagnosed with RA."
"You just have to keep living your life."
"Once you've lived with pain, you're so much more appreciative for the good days."
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Conflicting research says that for some inflammatory conditions, dairy is harmful, while for others, it’s actually helpful. Find out if your condition is one that should be loading up on cheese, or ridding dairy altogether.
In the lab again to check on your rheumatoid arthritis? We've got six tips to make those blood draw easier.
We cut the 'med speak' and get right to the point. Biologics have the ability to bring about remission. Here's how they work and what's likely to happen when you're on them.
Here's what to expect when you start taking a biologic drug for RA—straight from other people who take them and some medical experts, too.
It’ll take time, and maybe trial and error, but rest assured. Others have gone the biologic route for their rheumatoid arthritis before you, and they want you to know it’s worth it.
More and more doctors are recommending food and dietary supplements to help treat chronic diseases like RA. See which natural treatments might be right for you.
Up to 80 percent of people with RA have neck pain. Find out which symptoms you should not ignore.
‘Spoon theory’ can help you edge out pain and fatigue to get through today without the inevitable flare tomorrow.
It’s difficult to harness the feel-good effects of sex when rheumatoid arthritis is in the room. We’ve got some strategies for getting in the mood and finding the pleasure that can trump your pain.
When your body's in pain, how do you move forward? Find expert advice and use the collective wisdom of fellow RA patients and caregivers to live with greater ease at home, work, and beyond.
Can you guess which world record this mom with RA broke? Find even more stories of men and women staying active with rheumatoid arthritis, from the dance studio to the shores of the Great Lakes.