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RA Online Community

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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The Arthritis Diet: How Excess Weight Damages Your Joints

Despite the claims you may see or read sometimes, there is no magic arthritis diet. No single food or special eating plan can slow arthritis or reduce pain. A well-balanced diet is important for your overall health and energy level, of course. But when it comes to managing osteoarthritis, the single most important thing you can do is to maintain a healthy weight. If you’ve dieted before, you already know that’s not easy. But arthritis sufferers have an added reason to try to drop even a few pounds...

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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.

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Reviewed by David Zelman, MD on May 09, 2012

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