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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Bhupinder Kaur, MD Jul 06, 2013
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By robertb079 Blank
Is the HUMIRA vial different than the Pen? Does the Pen contain the vial since HUMIRA is given either by a syringe or...
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Rae611952Jun 03, 2013
carolaniveyBlankJun 03, 2013
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By Rae611952 Blank
Recently I was diagnosed with RA, moderate positive, so my dr started me on Methotrexate, 4 pills once a week and Fol...
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capodadMay 11, 2013
S. Kaul, MD Mar 26, 2013
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By bunseye211 Blank
I have RA and about 16 years ago a friend was giving me a hug and thought it would be cool to crack my back all the w...
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LivingInHopeApr 27, 2013
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By Bruce_Wayne Blank
Do you know what could cause muscle and joint stiffness (without pain or inflantion), and back pain, especially in th...
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JprinsApr 17, 2013
mrsvasquezSep 08, 2012
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By pantalimon Blank
Anyone out there had Remicade infusions? Anything you can tell me about that is NOT from the Manufacturer's Marketin...
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JprinsApr 17, 2013
clearwater520Apr 15, 2013
S. Kaul, MD Aug 19, 2012
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By achillez16 Blank
I am having symptoms of Knee pain with little swelling and stiffness, Fatigue, White spots on swollen left tonsil f...
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carolaniveyBlankApr 16, 2013
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By Calvin1218 Blank
Well, after two years of pain and numerous doctor visits (and being told that all my problems are mechnacial), I fina...
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clearwater520Apr 15, 2013
Amelia111Jan 29, 2013
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S. Kaul, MD Dec 29, 2012
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By Confusedgal22 Blank
Hi there! I have been confused for months as to what is going on in my body. I'm a 31-yo female who began exhibiting ...
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S. Kaul, MD Apr 10, 2013
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By PaulaAnn Blank
found out from yesterdays cat scan that I have Honey comb w/sparing of the costphrenic angles likely fibrotic due to ...
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carolaniveyBlankApr 08, 2013
S. Kaul, MD Apr 08, 2013
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By Tweety0625 Blank
Tested because of inflamation and pain. tests came back, was expecting possibly Arthritis but RF factor is "less than...
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S. Kaul, MD Mar 19, 2013
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By greenlydia Blank
I was diagnosed with psoriatic arthritis when I was 18 years old. I'm now 62. I have been on, or tried, just about ev...
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BonnysueMar 14, 2013
BrendaQMar 02, 2013
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carolaniveyBlankFeb 01, 2013
cemichaelJan 31, 2013
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By cemichael Blank
I am looking for an alternative pain management for RA that does not involve opiates. My RA is being managed with me...
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lynsuannMar 14, 2013
S. Kaul, MD Mar 13, 2013
lynsuannMar 06, 2013
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By lynsuann Blank
I was diagnosed with pneumonia; and because there is no bacterial infection and because the RA factor was very high t...
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SSRelicFeb 23, 2013
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By SSRelic Blank
I just turned 32 last month. I am the mother of 3 children (15, 6, 15 months). My oldest child has Type 1 Diabetes an...
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carolaniveyBlankMar 05, 2013
S. Kaul, MD Mar 04, 2013
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By foxymargo Blank
I have had bad pains in my lower back and hurts to bend and sit sometimes. My Dr put me on norcos but now that baby o...
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By MH Community Mgr Blank
Please join us in welcoming Carolanivey as your new Community Leader of the Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) community! Ca...
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S. Kaul, MD Feb 08, 2013
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By Lala_dizzy Blank
I've been tested for RA, about four times and it always comes back high. I was referred to an Rheumatoid nurse and sh...
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carolaniveyBlankFeb 01, 2013
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By Rena705 Blank
Hello! I am currently being tested for RA. I have been diagnosed with Osteoarthritis, MS, COPD and Asthma. I hav...
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S. Kaul, MD Jan 12, 2013
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By Joshua1982 Blank
Hello, I've had Graves disease since 2007 and had total thyroidictomy about half a year ago. I dont know if it ha...
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carolaniveyBlankJan 05, 2013
S. Kaul, MD Dec 29, 2012
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By Lav99 Blank
I was hoping someone could help! I am a 35 Year Old Female. For about 2 and a half years now, I have been having pain...
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