Results for "Rheumatology"

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How to Beat Morning Body Stiffness and Start Your Day Right
Do you ever wake up feeling like you’ve been folded into a human pretzel? Your alarm buzzes but your body protests. It’s like your muscles and joints decided...
April 05
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4 Common Autoimmune Diseases That Develop in Children and Teens
Adolescence is a time of rapid growth and changes. While most teens are busy juggling school, friendships and after-school activities, some may also deal...
February 23
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How Rheumatoid Arthritis Could Harm Your Eyes and Your Vision
If you have rheumatoid arthritis (RA), you know your immune system attacks your joints, so you can have pain, swelling, stiffness and joint damage.  But...
January 03
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That Pain in Your Chest Could Be Costochondritis
Any time you have chest pain, you might worry that you’re having a heart attack. If you suspect a heart attack or aren’t sure what’s causing your chest...
January 02
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26 Tips for Living Well with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
If you have rheumatoid arthritis (RA), you know how difficult and painful it can be to do everyday tasks like opening a jar or a door. And struggling with...
August 25
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CRP Tests: A Closer Look at Inflammation and Your Health
Have you ever wondered how your health care provider can determine if you are fighting off an infection or experiencing inflammation?  One useful test...
August 21
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If You Have Psoriasis, Watch Out for These Drugs That Can Trigger Flares
If you have psoriasis, you know how important it is to keep the condition under control. The autoimmune disease causes flares of dry, itchy, scaly patches...
July 30
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What Is Reactive Arthritis and Are You at Risk?
After a bad go of food poisoning, it’s natural to feel achy in your joints. That usually goes away in a day or two. But if your joints are still sore –...
July 24
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How to Help Your Loved One with Arthritis
Arthritis is a painful disease affecting one in four adults in the United States. Although arthritis is common, living with it can feel isolating and extremely...
April 18
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5 Ways to Manage the Fatigue You Face from Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
If you have rheumatoid arthritis (RA), you know that the condition can leave you feeling fatigued. And it’s not just that you’re tired at the end of the...
March 23