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So confused, thoughts anyone?
I was diagnosed with JRA when I was 11 and I've been on a myriad of drugs since then. When all of the...More
Posted by bunengtiaowu
New to RA
Hi, I just found out in April that I have RA. I am 53 years old The pain at times is so bad all I do is...More
Posted by skipperlover

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afraid to start methotrexate
Afraid to start taking methotrexate due to serious side affects. Has anyone tried holistic treatments?...More
Posted by minicoop07
Biologics- Thank God for Remicade
Hi, I am new here, but want to pop in with some feedback for you. I have been on Remicade for close to a...More
Posted by create2live
In so much pain and no one can tell me WHY!
Hi my name is Ally. I am 27 years old and started getting joint pain in my knees sep 2013. It started with a...More
Posted by ally_bo0
RA Manifested in the Lungs
I am new to this, but I was diagnosed with RA a year ago. My diagnosis is a bit odd, as I do not have the...More
Posted by kaylibug
RA and breastfeeding
I just had my baby girl 5 months ago and two weeks ago I had a flare up return. I am currently...More
Posted by chatterton59
Biologic drugs
I have seen 2 rheumatologists now and neither will allow me to try Humira or Orencia or any other biologic. ...More
Posted by denise670

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muscle cramps
I was recently diagnosed with RA and am taking Arava and Lyrica. I also take tramadol for pain. Since the...More
Posted by An_258404
Miserable and desperate
I have fibromyalgia...but lately my symptoms are so much worse..seems I have inflammations taking turns in...More
Posted by gigi2559
Newbie with RA
Hi all. I was dx with RA last week. Prior to this I was dx with POTs almost 5 years ago. I don't have much...More
Posted by dixzeland
Weakness
Hi! I just joined this group, I hope everyone feeling as best as they can. I take humira and have had real...More
Posted by avamgoodwin
Weakness
Hi! I just joined this group, I hope everyone feeling as best as they can. I take humira and have had real...More
Posted by avamgoodwin
Anyone use any natural treatments with success?
I just started to try Turmeric Curcumin. I've heard many positive results for inflammation. Anyone have any...More
Posted by triciaub13
Another culprit??
Has anyone been diagnosed with RA and then after being on medication and not getting any better (not...More
Posted by mrsschaef0512
Wallet Use Discussion
I am an occupational therapy student and am working on a design project for one of my courses. For this...More
Posted by otstudent2015
Starting Humira
Hi everyone. I have RA. I tired Methotrexate but developed pulmonary fibrosis. I am now on Arava &...More
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Posted by mommy2isaac
Is it bad if methotrexate touches other meds?
I have JRA and my father stored my meds (methotrexaat (6x 2,5mg once per week), diclofenac, omeprazol and folic...More
Posted by tarapi3
Is this RA fatigue??
I have had RA for 4 years now and still feel confused about the symptoms--which are the RA and which aren't....More
Posted by kir22
What if I don't think I have RA but metAtrexate do...
My Orthopedist felt that the cartilage damage found during knee surgery was due to RA. On metAtrexate...More
Posted by carmenwright
Is there any electronic massager available for pai...
My mother has been fighting an acute case of RA for the past 24 years. He will power and a monitred dosage of...More
Posted by ashiqab
methatraxate/arava
I have been on Metho for 18 months currently 25mg per week and have just started Arava. I am having all the...More
Posted by 1530graham
methatraxate/arava
I have been on Metho for 18 months currently 25mg per week and have just started Arava. I am having all the...More
Posted by 1530graham
Keyboard for RA Sufferer
I'm wanting suggestions on a ergonomic keyboard designed for users with rheumatoid arthritis....More
RA and disability at school
Hello, I am 22 and I was diagnosed with RA about three months ago. I went to school for photography but my RA...More
Posted by pegs1491
methotrexate isn't working
hubby has been on this pills for almost four months and there does not seem to be any improvement, his...More
Posted by elizabeth1953
RA and depressed
I was diagnosed with RA a few months ago and had started to see a doctor for it...but then things got bad...More
Posted by An_258116
Help in understanding RF test
My husband is 38. He's been having severe bilateral feet pain for a few years. No relief after several ortho....More
Posted by jlbroyles
RA Diagnosis Today??
I am a Breast cancer survivor of 7 years. I had Joint and bone pain for about a year, Thinking it was my...More
Posted by lstuglin3

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