Treating RA: Questions for Your Doctor
If you have rheumatoid arthritis, early and aggressive treatment can help forestall joint damage and increasing pain. But all treatments have some side effects. Here are 10 questions to help you work with your doctor on a treatment plan for your RA.
Tips for Traveling With Rheumatoid Arthritis
On the road with RA? Try these tips from WebMD for managing your joint pain and other symptoms when traveling.
What Is Elbow Replacement Surgery?
Learn about elbow replacement surgery, including why it may be necessary, what to expect, and more.
Biologics for Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment
Learn more from WebMD about biological drugs (biologics) that treat rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
Steroids to Treat Arthritis
WebMD explains how and what kind of steroids are used to relieve inflammation caused by conditions such as arthritis, along with their side effects.
Blood Tests to Diagnose Arthritis
WebMD describes the different blood tests used to diagnose arthritis and other inflammatory diseases.
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.
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.
How Can I Get Over My RA Fatigue?
Rheumatoid arthritis can leave you feeling unwell and exhausted. WebMD offers tips for coping with the fatigue of 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.