Rheumatoid Arthritis

How to Prepare for Your First Appointment with a Rheumatologist


Getting organized

Bring your test results

Research, research, research

Honesty is the best policy

Pay attention

Don't put all your eggs in one basket

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The HealthCentral Editorial Team


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