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Psoriatic Arthritis
Amazing how you can be told by doc's that you have arthritis for years then suddenly the surface indicators of...More
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Methotrexate
This is an horrific drug and be very careful as lets in fungus and bacterial infections. Not suitable for...More
Posted by angali
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I'm new
Hi, I'm Elaine and I'm new here. I am on about six or seven medications for blood pressure, and sleeping...More
Posted by jeepgirl123
Been diagnosed with RA but rheumy says all pain is...
It seems that over the last year I have devoloped an increasing amount of joint pain in my fingers and...More
Posted by singingbear
New Diagnosis
Hello everyone! I was just recently diagnosed with early aggressive RA and needless to say I have so many...More
Posted by cyou1001
Can I have rheumatoid arthritis?
I'm 58 and the past 3 weeks I have swollen hands, toes, face and neck. I have very red palms with some...More
Posted by janicedunst
Recommended rheumatologists in the Atlanta, GA are...
I have recently been diagnosed with RA. I will be moving to the Atlanta, Georgia area (Cobb County...More
Posted by An_256138
ra testing
how hard is it for inflamatory indicators to show in blood tests, i have been tested for ra several times...More
Posted by An_256106
simponi side effects
I just had one injection of simponi and within hours it started working beautifully but at the same time I...More
Posted by lulabelle37
actemra side effects
I had my first infusion for Actemra 2 weeks ago. I now have nausea with huge sweats and a little...More
Posted by rosemaryemily
Do I have RA?
About 5 days ago, I began experiencing numbness and tingling in my hands, like they were falling asleep....More
Posted by daphcoley78
Do I have RA?
About 5 days ago, I began experiencing numbness and tingling in my hands, like they were falling asleep....More
Posted by daphcoley78
New blood test to determine progression of RA
At my regular follow up to my rheumatologist yesterday, she told me that in two months she wants to have...More
Posted by kayjayholland
Is there a link between Fifth Disease and Rheumato...
I learned that I had rheumatoid arthritis right after I came down with Fifth's Disease (Slapped Cheek)....More
Posted by twilightchick74
Is there a link between Fifth Disease and Rheumato...
I learned that I had rheumatoid arthritis right after I came down with Fifth's Disease (Slapped Cheek)....More
Posted by twilightchick74
RA and jaws and ears
I have been having problems with pain and fatigue in my bilateral jaws which I see is not that unusual....More
Posted by An_250520
server with ra
I am 28 and I have just been diagnoised with severe ra I have it in both elbows knees and feet. I have been...More
Posted by An_255805
Humira?
I have rhuem. arthritis and am taking Cymbalta and Lyrica. I have a lot of swelling in my knees and hands,...More
Posted by lotsapain711
Rheumatoid and lungs
Before I was diagnosed with RA in 2010 I had been having a chronic cough that my pcm narrowed down to be a type...More
Posted by pamzd
Advice on Biologics
I need your help! I was diagnosed with RA back in December of 2012. Tried to manage on my own for over 9...More
Posted by tracy1e
RA latex turbid
my RA latix turbid is 16.5H what does the H stand for does this mean that it is high? and my lab work also...More
Posted by An_255502

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New to ra
I have recently been diagnosed with ra. I have had an ms diagnosis for more than 10 years so I have some...More
Posted by beachbiker
help---2
Just want to mention,i have aggressive R.A and i dont even know what a flare up is like as i am constantly in...More
Posted by freeme333
help
have aggressive Rhuematoid arthrits.I have tried nearly every medication to me in NZ. Last stop is that...More
Posted by freeme333
HAIR LOSS
Hi, I have had RA for 4 years and was originally on Plaquenil and Methotrexate. I may have lost a little hair...More
Posted by pamzd
please help .. still learning
When your body is ravished with pain all that's on your mind is STOP THE PAIN but after the flare-up is over...More
Posted by sfonseca7
Arthritis can be cured
I read this book several years ago but was wondering if anyone had contacted the clinic which is spoken of...More
Posted by striper5162

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