Give DMARDs Time
DMARDs are drugs that suppress the immune system in order to slow or even stop joint damage if you have rheumatoid arthritis. Here's information to help you understand how they work and help you talk with your doctor about your treatment for RA.
Make Pain Meds Work
You likely take pain meds. Have you gotten complacent about how you use them? Brush up on the habits you need to help pain meds work. And make it a goal to pay attention to small acts that might be sabotaging your pain management.
Listen to Your Body
If you have fibromyalgia, it may be tougher to exercise. WebMD gives you tips on staying fit.
Move to Lose Weight
Losing weight by being active reduces stress on your joints. WebMD gives you tips on building a consistent exercise routine that won't stress you out.
Eat to Sleep
WebMD tells you which foods will help you get a good night's sleep and which won't.
Learn more from WebMD about coping with the fatigue that comes with fibromyalgia.
Eat to Avoid Pain
Many people with migraines find that keeping a food diary helps identify which foods might trigger their headaches. WebMD tells you how to get started and which foods you may want to avoid.
Elbow pain may be caused by a sports injury or it could be a sign of arthritis, bursitis, gout, cellulitis or another condition. WebMD takes a look at the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of elbow pain.
Costochondritis is a painful condition caused by inflammation in the chest area. It can feel like a heart attack. Take a look at the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of this condition.
What you wear may be taking a toll on your back. WebMD shows you how to choose back-friendly accessories to reduce the risk of injury and pain.