What to Expect When You Visit a Rheumatologist’s Office
Ready for your first rheumatologist visit? Here’s what’s going to happen.
How Does Methotrexate Treat Rheumatoid Arthritis?
If you have RA, you’ll probably start treatment with methotrexate. Learn more about this powerhouse medication.
Arthritis: Disease-Modifying Medications
DMARDs are used to treat inflammatory arthritis and slow down joint destruction. Learn more.
Most Common Types of Arthritis
WebMD offers a brief introduction to the most common types of arthritis, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and psoriatic arthritis.
Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis (JRA)
WebMD explains juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) –- the types, signs and symptoms, how it's diagnosed, and the treatment.
Rheumatoid Arthritis Skin Problems
WebMD discusses some common skin problems associated with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), including conditions caused by arthritis medications.
Arthritis, Juvenile Rheumatoid
Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) is a rheumatic disease characterized by chronic inflammation (arthritis) of one or more joints in a child age 16 years or younger. Associated symptoms typically include swelling,abnormal warmth,tenderness or pain,and/or stiffness of affected joints that tends to be worse in the mornings. In severe cases,destructive changes may eventually result in limited ...
Get Things Done: Tips for Daily Tasks
What's the trick to getting things done with rheumatoid arthritis? Plan ahead, pace yourself, and have helpful tools and gadgets. Try these tips.
Are You Getting the Nutrients You Need?
Though there's no special RA diet, what you eat does make a difference. And some foods may even help your symptoms.
Tips to Make Walking Pay Off
Walking can help ease rheumatoid arthritis pain -- and be a fun part of your day. Try these tips to make walking work for your RA.