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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
What Are NSAIDs for Rheumatoid Arthritis?
WebMD explains the benefits, risks, and side effects of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) for treating rheumatoid arthritis pain and inflammation.