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Chat with others in WebMD’s rheumatoid arthritis community. Here, you’ll also get the latest treatment recommendations and scientific studies from WebMD’s RA expert.

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Understanding Arthritis Painkillers

When you have arthritis pain, you need relief. But with so many warnings in the news about painkillers, it's hard to know the best choice. Many medications that ease arthritis pain have the potential for health risks, including increased risk for heart attack, stomach problems, or infections. You have difficult decisions to make, whether you're fighting pain from osteoarthritis that comes with age -- or pain from rheumatoid arthritis, a debilitating immune disorder. Do you somehow tough out...

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Support Group: Arthritis and Joint Pain

If you have rheumatoid arthritis and joint pain, start today getting the support you need from WebMD’s Arthritis and Joint Pain Support Group. Available 24/7, you can share ideas, compare conventional and alternative treatments, and talk about ways to make day-to-day living easier with arthritis.

Blog: Arthritis Relief and Joint Replacement

Discover the latest findings about rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, joint replacement, and more. In WebMD’s Arthritis Relief and Joint Replacement blog, Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum shares professional and practical advice on symptoms, prevention, and treatment of RA and other types of arthritis.

Message Board: Joint Replacement: Ira H. Kirschenbaum, MD

Need joint replacement surgery for a hip, knee, ankle, or shoulder? Discuss joint replacement with Dr. Kirschenbaum and others considering joint replacement surgery on WebMD’s Joint Replacement message board.

Find a Rheumatoid Arthritis Doctor

Need an arthritis specialist? Find a rheumatologist near you.

WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by David Zelman, MD on May 23, 2014

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