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Rheumatoid Arthritis Blog Posts
Can Antibiotic Use Increase Your Risk of Getting RA?
Judith Frank, MD
| Sep 23, 2019
A large clinical study involving more than 110,000 people suggests a connection between oral antibiotic use and the risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis.
Good Dental Care Is Important for Those with Rheumatoid Arthritis
| Apr 24, 2017
Studies show that good oral hygiene can help to alleviate rheumatoid arthritis symptoms.
The 4 Most Likely Causes of Rheumatoid Arthritis
| Jan 26, 2017
No one knows for sure what causes rheumatoid arthritis, but a few factors connected with the condition seem to pinpoint who's most at risk.
Can RA Symptoms Be Reversed with Diet?
| Jan 09, 2017
Clint Paddison shares his journey about severe rheumatoid arthritis, and how he eliminated his RA symptoms with a strict diet and exercise regime.
Top 8 Anti-Inflammatory Foods You Should Eat
| Nov 09, 2016
If you've heard good things about an anti-inflammatory diet and you're ready to try it, these 8 options can get you started.
Using Heat and Cold to Treat a Rheumatoid Arthritis Flare-Up
| Oct 20, 2016
Heat and cold therapy can be used to treat stiffness and swelling from rheumatoid arthritis.
Medication Advances in Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment
| Oct 12, 2016
Thanks to new advances in medications like biologics and JAK inhibitors, rheumatoid arthritis treatment is becoming more effective and reliable.
“Treat to Target”: A New Approach to Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment
| Sep 13, 2016
New ways of thinking about how rheumatoid arthritis is treated can mean better outcomes and improved quality of life for those with the condition.
A Visual Guide to Rheumatoid Arthritis
| Apr 12, 2016
Rheumatoid arthritis, or RA, is a chronic inflammatory condition triggered by faulty immune system reactions. This overview uses our illustrated video to explain how it develops.
Is My Hand Pain Caused by Arthritis or Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?
| Mar 22, 2016
The symptoms of arthritis and carpal tunnel syndrome can be very similar, so it's important to understand the differences and get the right diagnosis.
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