Diagnosis

Is it Fibromyalgia or Something Else?

It’s not unusual for fibromyalgia to be misdiagnosed as another condition, since many symptoms of fibromyalgia are very similar to those of other illnesses, including chronic fatigue syndrome and lupus. Here’s what to watch for.
Karen Lee Richards

Be Gentle With RA Newbies

When you’ve had RA for many years, it can be hard to remember what it’s like for a newbie. Here are some tips for supporting them.
Cathy Kramer

What Is Clinically Isolated Syndrome?

When someone experiences only one episode of MS-like symptoms, it is known as clinically isolated syndrome. Here’s how it is – and isn’t – like other forms of the disease.
Lisa Emrich