Biologics for Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment
Learn about biological drugs (biologics) that treat rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
Blood Tests to Diagnose Arthritis
WebMD describes the different blood tests used to diagnose arthritis and other inflammatory diseases.
Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis With Disease-Modifying Drugs (DMARDs)
There are medications available to slow the progression of joint damage from rheumatoid arthritis.
Fibromyalgia: Work and Disability
WebMD looks at the ways employers can accommodate workers with fibromyalgia - and how one may apply for disability benefits if symptoms make it too difficult to work.
What Is Fibromyalgia?
WebMD provides an overview of fibromyalgia, including information on symptoms, diagnosis, and standard and alternative treatments.
Common Misdiagnoses of Fibromyalgia
The symptoms of fibromyalgia are common to other diseases -- making it more difficult to make a diagnosis. Learn more from WebMD about how a diagnosis is made.
Savella for Fibromyalgia Treatment
WebMD explains the use of the drug Savella for the treatment of fibromyalgia.
Arthroplasty for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Arthroplasty is surgery done to reconstruct or replace a diseased joint. For rheumatoid arthritis, arthroplasty is done to restore function to a joint or correct a deformity.
Ankylosing Spondylitis - Topic Overview
Ankylosing spondylitis is a form of arthritis that is long - lasting (chronic) and most often affects the spine.
Ankylosing Spondylitis - Symptoms
Ankylosing spondylitis is inflammation primarily of the joints of the spine, but it can also involve inflammation of the eye, other joints (especially the hips) and, on occasion, the heart, lungs, and chest wall.