Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about inflammation and diseases associated with inflammation, symptoms and treatment for inflammation and inflammatory diseases, and much more.
WebMD describes trigger finger and trigger thumb, what causes it, the symtpoms, and treatment.
Pericarditis and Heart Disease
WebMD explains pericarditis, including its causes, symptoms and treatment.
Epiglottitis Infection or Inflammation
Epiglottitis is a medical emergency that may result in death if not treated quickly. The epiglottis is a flap of tissue that sits at the base of the tongue that keeps food from going into the trachea, or windpipe, during swallowing.
Can Vitamins Help Fight Inflammation?
The right vitamins can help lower your body's level of inflammation. Find out what you should be eating and what medications might cause problems.
Why Loneliness Matters
Loneliness really does hurt -- not just your emotions, but your physical health, too. Here's how to reconnect.
Combination Therapy for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Many people with rheumatoid arthritis use combination therapy – taking more than one RA medicine at a time. Here are answers to common questions about using combination therapy to treat RA.
OTC Drug Safety: A Guide for Seniors
A guide to drug safety for seniors, including information on NSAIDs, aspirin, acetaminophen, antihistamines, and more.
8 Diet Tips for Rheumatoid Arthritis Relief
Can food help ease your rheumatoid arthritis? Here’s a selection to add relief and flavor to your diet.
Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: What Is Inflammation?
What's inflammation and how does it affect your body?
Slideshow: Food Dos and Don’ts to Tame Inflammation
Does sugar cause inflammation? What about nightshade vegetables? Get the facts about foods and inflammation.
What to Do When Ulcerative Colitis Flares
Get tips to help soothe ulcerative colitis flares, from diarrhea to pain and fatigue. Learn how to fight back with medication, diet, and more.
Slideshow: A Visual Guide to IBD
Pictures help explain Crohn's and ulcerative colitis, including the symptoms, causes, testing, treatments, and home care needed to manage these types of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).