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Is It Psoriatic Arthritis or Rheumatoid Arthritis?

The right treatment for psoriatic arthritis and rheumatoid arthritis begins with a correct diagnosis. Here are some ways you can tell the two conditions apart.

By Casey Nilsson

Should You Be Screened for Osteoporosis?

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has reaffirmed its 2011 screening recommendations for osteoporosis, or bone loss, in women and men.

By Diane Domina

Can You Spot a Heart Emergency?

A Cleveland Clinic survey finds remarkable gaps in basic knowledge about heart attacks and strokes between different generations.

By Nicole Van Hoey, PharmD

What to Expect When You Have an X-Ray for RA

An X-ray technologist walks you through the steps of what to expect from your X-ray, including what you should wear, and if it will hurt.

By Lene Andersen

Thyroid Range: 'Normal' vs. 'Optimal'

Measurements of what’s “normal” and what’s “optimal” on the thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) test can vary significantly in thyroid treatment.

By Mary Shomon