Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Community
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Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is a form of arthritis that causes pain, swelling, stiffness and loss of function in your joints. It can affect any joint but is common in the wrist and fingers. The purpose of the community is to share support and information with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) patients and their loved ones. Topics in the community include: causes, clinical trials, complications, family issues, living with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), prognosis, research, surgery, treatments

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By lin888
Today, Doctor has prescribed Methotrexate 7.5 mg for RA.... Has anyone taking this med and any side effects to the dr...
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By tmdcedar
I have PMR and I had been on 7mg of prednisone daily for 5 yrs. My sed rate has dropped to 2 and I'm being weaned of...
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karryon55Mar 27
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By kboscarsmom
Ihave stared a new treatment for my RA it is Rituxan wonder if anyone has experience with it.
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By 2johndeereboys
HI.....My name is Lisa, I am 39 and I just found out that I have an elevated ASO titer......I have done some research...
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By sharena2007
is 231 units in blood high
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lin888Mar 12
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By lin888
I have Gastritis and cannot take any drugs for RA. For the last 2 weeks I've been taking Calcium-Magnesium Supplement...
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By wrongstep
Hi Doctors, I have exposed to an lady on December 7th 2013. After my exposure I went for the following tests. 1...
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By 2johndeereboys
I had my Rheumatology appt today and she is running more blood work......another ANA test (a sharps panel?????) anti-...
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sherijFeb 27
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By sherij
Has anyone else with an RA diagnosis been dealing with a constant bone-weary tiredness?? Just wondering if its just m...
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By bila
Hi, I am male, 33 age, 95 kg of weight and had been suffering muscle spasm, body aches and joints and bones pain s...
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By Rodv
I have been experiencing sever jaw pain and ear pain for a few days. It is one sided (left), and is worse in the morn...
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By SyedMashor
I have Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) or Seronegative Spondyloarthropathy. Suffering for 7 years now. Disease progressio...
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By Ginster0212
I have had pain in wrists and hands. Originally told by Gp that I was just joint pain associated with age (42 yrs ol...
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By Jazzbary
Anybody Tell Me plzz ?
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By nzkiwilife
Radiologist comments on my hand xrays says: No periarticular erosions or evidence of an erosive arthritis. tia
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JazzbaryJan 28
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By lilly11219
hi everyone. I have swelling and stiffness of my hands for at least a year now. The past 6 months I have feet knee ...
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By Marlenarae Blank
My 60 year old brother, who served in Viet Nam, was exposed to agent orange. He has PTSD and rheumatoid arthritis. ...
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By vinonline
Dear All I have taken 22 tablets of NSAID in November 2013 for my joint pains and its recovered now. Now almost on...
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By hobojo
Ok about 8 years ago i was in middle school and playing basketball. My wrists started to act up i seen a specialist w...
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By vinonline
Dear Experts Please share your advice, I am 33 years old male. On 16/10/2013, i developed rashes in my body and...
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