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Rheumatoid ArthritisTreatment

"What We Learned About Taking a Biologic for RA"

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Improvement Isn't Instant


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It's Just Fine to Be Nervous


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Short-Term Pain Means Long-term Gain


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Christin Hume

Bring Something to Do to Your Infusion


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Find a Way to Remember Your Medication


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You Can Plan Around Some Side Effects


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There Can Be Some Trial and Error


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Matthew Hamilton

Feeling Better Is Possible


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Nghia Le

Be Proud of Yourself


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You're Stronger Than You Know


Erin L. Boyle

Erin L. Boyle

@ErinLBoyle

Erin L. Boyle, the senior editor at HealthCentral from 2016-2018, is an award-winning freelance medical writer and editor with more than 15 years’ experience. She’s traveled the world for a decade to bring the latest in medical research to doctors. Health writing is also personal for her: she has several autoimmune diseases and migraines with aura, which she writes about for HealthCentral. Learn more about her at erinlynnboyle.com. Follow her on Twitter @ErinLBoyle.