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Assessing Your RA Treatment: Is Your Condition Under Control?

Find out if your symptoms of RA pain, swelling, and flare-ups are indicators that your condition is getting worse or advancing.

Video: Understanding Treatments for Advancing RA

Learn about treatment options for RA to stop pain and prevent joint damage from rheumatologist Dr. Nancy Carteron.

Video: Get the Facts About Medications for Advancing RA

Rheumatologist Dr. Nancy Carteron answers common questions about the effectiveness of RA treatments and certain drug interactions.

Video: Managing Advancing RA Symptoms

Get answers to common questions about RA flares, symptoms, and the benefits of diet and exercise from rheumatologist Dr. Nancy Carteron.

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Understanding the Dangers of Untreated RA

Learn how untreated RA can cause other serious problems.

Treating RA Flares and Exacerbations

Are you dealing with a flare or exacerbation of moderate to severe RA? Read about treatments and strategies that can help you better handle sudden flare-ups.

Understanding Biologic Treatments for RA

Biologic medications are considered a relatively new class of treatments for rheumatoid arthritis. Read how they work to suppress the underlying causes of RA.

Comparison of Severe RA Treatment Options

Learn about the difference between treatment options including traditional DMARDs, over-the-counter pain relievers, and a new type of DMARD called biological therapy.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment Side Effects

Many treatments for RA carry a risk for side effects. Learn about common treatment issues, as well as warning signs you should bring up with your doctor.

Advancing Rheumatoid Arthritis: Relieving Chronic Pain

Learn how to relieve your advancing RA chronic pain.

Severe RA Doctor Discussion Guide

Is your RA treatment plan working? Get questions and discussion points to bring up with your doctor.

RA and Pregnancy: What You Need to Know

Learn about potential problems associated with rheumatoid arthritis and pregnancy, including triggers, preeclampsia, premature birth, and low birth weight.

Advancing RA and Kidney Disease

Understand the link between RA and kidney disease.

How to Manage RA Progression

Even though there is no cure for RA, it is a manageable and treatable disease.

Advancing RA: Exercise Plan and Guidelines

Learn how how exercise can help you reap the benefits of a more active lifestyle.

Beating RA Chronic Fatigue

Get tips on how to get increase your energy.

Understanding the Link Between RA and Potassium

Recent studies have suggested that potassium supplements may provide a benefit to RA patients.