How Stress Affects Rheumatoid Arthritis
Stress and rheumatoid arthritis are linked in a vicious cycle: RA causes stress, and stress can worsen RA symptoms. WebMD gives you four tips for keeping your stress in check.
Swollen Joints (Joint Effusion)
The causes and treatments of swollen joints (joint effusion) and how to treat the pain and swelling.
Information on tennis elbow, its causes, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment options.
How to Prepare for Hip Replacement Surgery
Hip replacement has become a common and safe surgery. Use these tips to speed your recovery after surgery and help assure a successful result.
Your Medical Team for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Creating a coordinated medical team gives you the best chance of managing rheumatoid arthritis. Find out how.
What Is the Rheumatoid Factor Test?
WebMD explains the rheumatoid factor test for rheumatoid arthritis (RA), including how it's done, how to prepare, and what the results mean.
When RA Affects Your Hands and Fingers
Rheumatoid arthritis causing hand or finger joint pain? WebMD provides information on causes and treatments of hand and finger RA as well as tips to help relieve RA pain.
Rheumatoid Arthritis Prevention
Is it possible to prevent rheumatoid arthritis?
Cymbalta for Fibromyalgia Treatment
WebMD examines the use of Cymbalta to treat fibromyalgia and explains the pros and cons of using this medication. Learn the side effects, benefits, and what you should think about when considering the use of this drug.
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Complications
WebMD examines possible complications of RA and the effects they can have on the body, including the eyes and lungs, and susceptibility to other autoimmune diseases.