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 SDizon
3 years ago, about a year and a 1/2 after I had my first child I started feeling tons of pain in my knees and hips. ...
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By SenthilMurugan
I am getting severe pain in my fingers and inside hands after getup from sleeping. I am working as a software enginee...
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By keyallen
For the past I been having pain in my right shoulder and the bone that's connected to I try to lift my arm and I ge...
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By NiaF
Hi, So over the past year and a half I have been suffering with itching skin all over my body. To make an extreml...
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By MercyMe333
Wet feeling down both legs and sometimes feels numb or wet in groin area. Feels like nerve twinges that happen at ...
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By AKC_75
Has anyone tried any of these? I got one today. It says it works for: Chronic sleep disorders Headache related pain...
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By AKC_75
Appt with my pcp. He said he didnt think I had r/a. But he kind of hem-hawed arround the subject for a bit then final...
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By jimf233
My wife has suddenly developed severe pains and weaknesses that change from one place to another day to day. It start...
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By AKC_75
Bought a brand new recliner today cause I thought it would help with my pain levels. Oh my gosh...it is sooo comfy, ...
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Is there any O-T-C meds that y'all have found that works better than Advil? Just curious.
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By remar
I have a family member who has RA. She was diagnosed about 20 years ago. At first she was on the normal treatments an...
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I just found out today that I have R.A.....I understand nothing about it. I have googled it but it just seems like a...
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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 don8life
I've had a few rheumatologists over the years. The first one insisted I had symptoms I didn't have and said it was f...
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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 seuntermeyer
About 9 months ago I started experiencing wrist pain (left) - like when I would reach back for my seat belt to put it...
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By bpwprivate
My Aunt has RA and during the diagnostic a shadow was noticed on her lung. We have been told that it is not cancer ...
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By lin888
Naturopath Doctor has giving me Meriva-SR Curcumin Phytosome capsules to take for RA.....Has anyone taking these and ...
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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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