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RA and Total Knee Replacement
I have very sever RA and am on biologic medications. Nine weeks ago I had a TKR. The post operation experience...More
Posted by mike201
living with rheumatory arthitis
I was diagonoised with RA 8 years ago, my father suffered with it has well for almost 20 years. He...More
Posted by melissahenderson21
Focus Group on Self-Injection in Paris
Hi, We are currently looking to recruit patients for a focus group about self-injection taking place...More
Posted by CreativeCulture
Agent Orange, Rheumatoid Arthritis
Does anyone know whether there is suspected to be a connection between RA and Agent Orange in children...More
Posted by Anon_63337
Antibiotic therapy for RA
Does anyone know of any rheumotologists/doctors who prescribe low dosage antibiotics for treatment of RA in...More
Posted by An_253202
Joint Pain in Hands and Feet
I have been having joint pain in both hands and feet continuously for about a month. They are already hurting...More
Posted by rlcates
Just diagnosed, so confused
Hi everyone, I have just been diagnosed within the last week after having a "flare" lasting 4 weeks that no...More
Posted by Libbasis
Dehydration?
Hi, I've ha ra for 12 years. It's been controlled well with methtrexate.weekly and remicade by IV every 7...More
Posted by hannasnana
muscle cramping
Have had RA for 4 years, take plaquinil and ibuprophen. Recently plagued my muscle cramps in calves and feet....More
Posted by An_253103
Flare of RA
I was diagnosed 2 years ago. Now on full dose Plaquenil, Methotrexate SQ wkly and Humira SQ every other...More
Posted by HAKUNAMATATA1
Testing for Hepatitis when using biologics
Hi, I saw my rheumatologist today and I am switching from Simponi to Humira. My doc said he needed to do a...More
Posted by Anon_122264
RA
Hello, my name is Naomi, I am 18 years old. In May of this year I was officially diagnosed with having RA, I...More
Posted by Nwood944
Health Insurance & Tooth Loss
Has anyone tried to have their health insurance cover the cost of dental work related to RA and the side...More
Posted by chrispack
embrel
Hello to everyone. . .I am getting ready to start embrel sureclick this week. I am anxious and hoping for the...More
Posted by pamzd
Newly diagnosed and alone....
I was recently diagnosed with RA. I kinda thought that would be half the battle, but I was wrong. Not...More
Posted by Elizabeth4all
Methotrexate and hair loss
Am getting ready to try my 3rd medication for spondylitis. I am concerned about the hair loss and the GI...More
Posted by stevens1957
How to Recover From Hearing Problem
Age matters, In Every Thing While for Government exams or either to achieve some thing in life, But what about...More
Posted by eddyjas
New Diagnosis
I have recently been diagnosed with an "inflammatory poly-arthritis". I went to the rheumatologist based...More
Posted by Gymrat4Life
Knee problems
My name is Gabriel D'Onofrio, 41 years old, residing in Buenos Aires, Argentina. I have always had a very...More
Posted by An_252873
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How long does it take from symptoms to diagnosis
I need to find out how long it takes RA to manifest? Does anyone know of studies from reputable...More
Posted by christmasnutt7
$100 Paid Interviews for Severe Athritis Patients/...
We are conducting some 1 hour, $100 paid Interviews of Patients and /or caregivers diagnosed with Rheumatoid...More
Posted by ChrisChloe
Is Rituximab Injection really the last ditch effor...
My mom has been calling me over three years telling my about her RA systems and they seem to be getting really...More
Posted by 1tolove
legs & RA
is it possible to lose the use of your legs because of RA?
Posted by sfonseca7
RA
Hi everyone,i went to a RA doctor a couple of years ago didn't believe that i had RA he put me on...More
Posted by swoozie64
Just Diagnosed RA Emotional Support and SSI
Hi Everyone , I was just diagnosed with having Chronic RA recently as in2 days ago. My journey started...More
Posted by Steffi_Feffi
Methotrexate Lung
I was recently diagnosed with sero-negative RA. I've been on methotrexate for 3 months. For a month now I...More
RA gal,
Janet
Posted by mommy2Isaac
RA Flare "Cycle" - dealing with the trauma and de...
I am 57 years old and only recently diagnosed with RA, though I have probably had it in some form since I was...More
Posted by Pamela32
Getting off the meds
I was diagnosed with RA a few months ago. I have been on a bevy of pills, including methotrexate, for...More
Posted by kgriffin11nc
RA & OA
Next week I will start Cimzia shoots. Will continue with Methotrexate. I know a total hip replacement is...More
Posted by sfonseca7
Misdiagnosis?
I hope I don't write this then get bit in the a** but my terrible luck. I really feel like I was...More
Posted by An_252500

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