Tips for Coping With Fibromyalgia
WebMD offers tips for coping with the pain and fatigue of fibromyalgia, especially if you are a caregiver.
Blood Tests to Diagnose Arthritis
WebMD describes the different blood tests used to diagnose arthritis and other inflammatory diseases.
Common Misdiagnoses of Fibromyalgia
The symptoms of fibromyalgia are common to other diseases, making it more difficult to make a certain diagnosis. Learn more from WebMD about how doctors make a fibromyalgia diagnosis.
Steroids to Treat Arthritis
WebMD explains how and what kind of steroids are used to relieve inflammation caused by conditions such as arthritis, along with their side effects.
Getting Out and About When You Have RA
Rheumatoid arthritis shouldn't keep you from going out and doing the things you've always enjoyed. WebMD offers tips to make socializing easier.
How Physical and Occupational Therapy Help for RA
WebMD explains the role of physical therapists and occupational therapists in helping people with RA maintain flexibility, range of motion, and muscle strength.
Prevent Joint Damage From Rheumatoid Arthritis
Joint damage from rheumatoid arthritis depends on several factors, including early treatment and exercise. WebMD explains how RA progresses.
Family Planning and Rheumatoid Arthritis
Plan on starting a family? WebMD explains the effect of certain RA drugs on men and women who are trying to conceive.
What Is Fibromyalgia?
WebMD provides an overview of fibromyalgia, including information on symptoms, diagnosis, and standard and alternative treatments.
What Are NSAIDs for Rheumatoid Arthritis?
WebMD explains the benefits, risks, and side effects of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) for treating rheumatoid arthritis pain and inflammation.