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How Women Can Stay Healthy With RA

If you're a woman with rheumatoid arthritis, you may be at risk of other chronic conditions. Here's how you can protect your health.

By Lene Andersen, MSW

Is Your Doctor's Office RA-Friendly?

When you live with rheumatoid arthritis, you spend a lot of time at the doctor’s office. Here's how to make sure yours can accommodate your RA needs.

By Marianna Paulson, B.Ed., B.P.E.-O.R.

Does Your Doctor’s ‘Gut Feeling’ Influence Your Care?

While the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in medicine may be on the rise, a study from MIT suggests that doctors still have an important advantage when diagnosing and treating patients – their intuition.

By Diane Domina

Stage 4 Melanoma - What to Ask Your Doctor

A stage 4 melanoma diagnosis is scary. Make a list of questions to ask your doctor about your options, treatment, and what to expect.

By Eileen Bailey

How to Help Your Doctor Diagnose RA Faster

People with rheumatoid arthritis often have a long journey to an accurate diagnosis. These are the steps you can take to speed the process.

By Cathy Kramer

Switching MS Medications: What You Need to Know

When do you switch your MS medication? How do you measure your treatment’s effectiveness? A woman with MS shares her experience and advice. Tune in to know when to make a change.

By Jackie Zimmerman

The Evolution of Thyroid Treatment

Thyroid diagnosis and treatment has come a long way in the last five years — in both the traditional and naturopathic fields.

By Mary Shomon

Make a Care Plan After Head and Neck Cancer

A care plan ensures that you and your doctors are on the same page about your post-cancer treatment. Here's how to make yours.

By Sheila M. Eldred

When Arguing With Doctors Could Save Your Life

Doctors make mistakes. Doctors don’t always know everything. Doctors are human, too.

By Ginger Vieira

Answers to 9 Women’s Health Questions You May Be Embarrassed to Ask

Wondering about vaginal odor or discharge, or whether it’s normal if you can’t orgasm? We have answers to all of your burning questions.

By Eileen Bailey