Previous studies have shown that people with a particular version of the human leukocyte antigen (HLA) gene are at increased risk for developing rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and that environmental factors, such as cigarette smoking and air pollution, ca...
Though there’s not an actual RA diet, these are the foods and drinks that will help to fight inflammation. Including a menu for every day of the week!
How she pushes through her RA to continue dancing, acting, and performing on stage in front of a live audience.
Genetics, gender and age, and environmental factors can all contribute to your risk of developing RA. While there isn’t a surefire way to predict if you’ll get RA, this new blood test might give you some insight.
Living with a chronic illness and looking for love? Check out these sites that were made just for you — plus some advice on how to navigate them.
New studies show that where you live and the environment in which you live - such as highly polluted areas - can be the reason why you have RA.
Let’s be honest, feeling sexy in the traditional sense of done-up hair, makeup, and sexy lingerie is most likely a low priority when your body is in pain. Reassess what “sexy” means with a chronic illness by adapting these five tips.
It doesn’t always have to be huge monumental steps that help you manage your RA. Baby steps count, too.
The things that family, friends, and coworkers can say that are hurtful, and leave us wondering how they don’t understand.
From the time of diagnosis to years and year later, your relationship with rheumatoid arthritis evolves many times. How to change your view of living with RA to be more positive.