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 ...
Symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis
The symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis can come and go, and each person with RA is affected differently. Read more about common RA symptoms.
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.
WebMD explains what Still's Disease is and how it presents itself in children (systemic-onset JRA). Learn the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments for systemic onset juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Knee
WebMD explains rheumatoid arthritis of the knee including causes, symptoms, and treatments for knee pain and inflammation.
Rheumatoid Arthritis Prevention
Is it possible to prevent rheumatoid arthritis?
Joint Stiffness and Rheumatoid Arthritis
WebMD explains how stiff joints can be a sign of rheumatoid arthritis and what to do if stiffness, particularly morning stiffness, causes you pain.
Rheumatoid Arthritis and Exercise
If you want to keep rheumatoid arthritis in check, exercise is key. Find out how it helps.
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.
Your Medical Team for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Creating a coordinated medical team gives you the best chance of managing rheumatoid arthritis. Find out how.