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.
When Is Surgery Right for Rheumatoid Arthritis
If medication fails to slow the progress of rheumatoid arthritis, surgery may be an option. WebMD explains various surgical options for RA.
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.
Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis With Disease-Modifying Drugs (DMARDs)
WebMD explains disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs commonly used to slow the progression of joint damage from rheumatoid arthritis.
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.
What Is Rheumatoid Arthritis?
WebMD explains the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.
A Day in the Life of a Rheumatoid Arthritis Patient
A woman with rheumatoid arthritis shares what a typical day for her is like.
Exercise for Rheumatoid Arthritis
WebMD experts offer tips on exercising for people with arthritis.
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 ...