The Gender Gap: How RA Differs in Women
Rheumatoid arthritis is more common in women; it can also be more severe. Understanding how RA differs for women can help you manage it better.
New Treatments for Rheumatoid Arthritis
There’s plenty of research into new ways to treat RA. Take a look at what’s on the cutting edge.
Your 6-Week Exercise Plan for RA
Learn more about starting -- and maintaining -- a manageable exercise plan if you have rheumatoid arthritis.
Drugs That Slow RA’s Progress
Learn about a powerful group of drugs that can stop RA from getting worse and keep joint damage at bay.
Medicines for RA Pain and Inflammation
Learn about medications used to treat the pain and swelling that accompany RA.
Foods That Help Your Heart -- and Your RA
After menopause, your risk of heart disease goes up. Rheumatoid arthritis can make it even higher. Here's how to eat heart healthy when you have RA.
Joint Protection Dos and Don’ts
If you have rheumatoid arthritis, you need to be especially careful about protecting your joints from damage. Here are 7 tips for keeping joints in tiptop shape.
Acupuncture - Topic Overview
What is acupuncture?Acupuncture is a Chinese therapy that has been used for centuries. It is based on the theory that there is energy, called chi or qi, flowing through your body. Chi is thought to flow along energy pathways called meridians. Acupuncturists believe a blocking or imbalance of the flow of chi at any point on a pathway may result in illness. Traditional Chinese medicine ...
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