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Arthritis Medications - Are They Working?
Doctors typically prescribe arthritis medications to help manage symptoms and slow disease progression. You will often know by how you feel that medications are ineffective. But here's a question that's often difficult to answer -- how do you know your medications are working? Read more...
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Sedimentation Rate - What Is It?
If you consult a doctor because you are experiencing persistent joint pain, the doctor will perform a physical examination and order diagnostic tests, including blood tests. A sedimentation rate is typically among the first blood tests ordered when arthritis is suspected. Read more...

Two in Five Adults With Rheumatoid Arthritis Are Inactive
According to a study funded by NIAMS (National Institute for Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases) and published online January 26, 2012 in Arthritis Care & Research, two in five adults with rheumatoid arthritis (42%) are inactive. Read more...

The Immune System - How It Works
If you missed this article last week, here's another chance for you to read it. It's important to understand the immune system, at least on a basic level, especially since certain types of arthritis are autoimmune conditions. Read more...
See More About:  rheumatoid arthritis  lupus  inflammation


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