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This Autoimmune Disorder May Shorten Life Span
Rheumatoid Arthritis

This Autoimmune Disorder May Shorten Life Span

Rheumatoid arthritis may raise the risk of early death by as much as 40 percent, with heart and respiratory problems the most common contributors to a shortened life span, a new study suggests.

Exercising with Joint Pain
Rheumatoid Arthritis

Exercising with Joint Pain

10 tips for going easy on your joints when exercising

Ease Chronic Pain with Fish Oils
Rheumatoid Arthritis

Ease Chronic Pain with Fish Oils

Relieve joint, neck and back pain, cramps and more by adding fish oils to your diet. Plus, get tips on choosing omega-3 supplements.

Moms' Rheumatoid Arthritis May Be Linked to Epilepsy Risk in Kids
Rheumatoid Arthritis

Moms' Rheumatoid Arthritis May Be Linked to Epilepsy Risk in Kids

Some children born to mothers with rheumatoid arthritis may have higher-than-average odds of developing epilepsy, a new study suggests.

Tips for Managing Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis

Tips for Managing Rheumatoid Arthritis

Take an active role in managing RA symptoms with these simple tips, and start feeling better today.

Take Control of Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms
Rheumatoid Arthritis

Take Control of Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms

Living with rheumatoid arthritis can turn even the simplest tasks into a painful struggle. Take control of RA symptoms and get the information you need to create a routine that’s right for you.